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Heart for the fight : a Marine hero's journey from the battlefields of Iraq to mixed martial arts champion

Author: Brian Stann; John R Bruning
Publisher: Minneapolis : MBI Pub. Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Heart for the Fight is the story of Brian Stann, a kid from the wrong side of Scranton who made it to the Naval Academy, played linebacker for the Navy football team, became a Marine officer, graduated first in his infantry officer class, led his men in two intense combat tours in the Anbar Province of Iraq, received the Silver Star for gallantry, and now has emerged as one of the most interesting figures on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Brian Stann; Brian Stann; Brian Stann
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Stann; John R Bruning
ISBN: 9780760338995 076033899X
OCLC Number: 540644042
Description: 312 pages, plates : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Brian Stann with John Bruning.
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Heart for the Fight is the story of Brian Stann, a kid from the wrong side of Scranton who made it to the Naval Academy, played linebacker for the Navy football team, became a Marine officer, graduated first in his infantry officer class, led his men in two intense combat tours in the Anbar Province of Iraq, received the Silver Star for gallantry, and now has emerged as one of the most interesting figures on the mixed martial arts (MMA) professional circuit. A former light-heavyweight champion in the WEC (World Extreme Cagefighting), he now fights in the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), the "big leagues" of mixed martial arts.

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