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American soldier

Author: Tommy Franks; Malcolm McConnell; Eric Conger
Publisher: New York : Harper Audio, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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In this memoir, General Franks retraces his journey from a small-town boyhood in Oklahoma and Midland, Texas, through a lifetime of military service--including his heroic tour as an Artillery officer in Vietnam, where he was wounded three times. A reform-minded Cold War commander and a shrewd tactician during Operation Desert Storm, Franks took command of CENTCOM at the dawn of what he calls a "crease in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Tommy Franks; Tommy Franks
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Tommy Franks; Malcolm McConnell; Eric Conger
ISBN: 0060776129 9780060776121
OCLC Number: 56397957
Notes: Compact discs.
"Music performed by Toby Keith. Written by Toby Keith/Chuck Cannon"--Disc label.
Performer(s): Read by the Eric Conger.
Description: 16 sound discs (19 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Tommy Franks [with Malcom McConnell].

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In this memoir, General Franks retraces his journey from a small-town boyhood in Oklahoma and Midland, Texas, through a lifetime of military service--including his heroic tour as an Artillery officer in Vietnam, where he was wounded three times. A reform-minded Cold War commander and a shrewd tactician during Operation Desert Storm, Franks took command of CENTCOM at the dawn of what he calls a "crease in history"--Becoming the senior American military officer in the most dangerous region on earth.

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