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Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan

Author: Chuck Larson; Lloyd James
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Over 1 million Americans have served in Iraq and Afghanistan in the past four years, but fewer than 500 from this group have earned a Silver Star, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, or the Medal of Honor. Those who have been awarded these distinguished honors all demonstrated an extraordinary courage under fire in the worst of circumstances. These Americans come from all branches of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Source record:
(DLC) 2007021179
(OCoLC)136780653
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Chuck Larson; Lloyd James
ISBN: 9781400126521 1400126525
OCLC Number: 458733021
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 9:39:08.
Performer(s): Read by Lloyd James.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Other Titles: Firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Chuck Larson ; with a foreword by Tommy Franks and an afterword by John McCain.

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"Over 1 million Americans have served in Iraq and Afghanistan in the past four years, but fewer than 500 from this group have earned a Silver Star, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, or the Medal of Honor. Those who have been awarded these distinguished honors all demonstrated an extraordinary courage under fire in the worst of circumstances. These Americans come from all branches of the military"--Publisher's description.

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