skip to content
My men are my heroes : the Brad Kasal story Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

My men are my heroes : the Brad Kasal story

Author: Brad Kasal; Nathaniel R Helms
Publisher: Des Moines, IA : Meredith Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Leading a rescue mission during the battle for Fallujah, Kasal sustained multiple gunshot wounds in fierce, close-quarters combat. Then he shielded a fellow Marine with his own body when an enemy grenade exploded with deadly shrapnel.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kasal, Brad, 1966-
My men are my heroes.
Des Moines, IA : Meredith Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)659239959
Named Person: Brad Kasal; Brad Kasal
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brad Kasal; Nathaniel R Helms
ISBN: 9780696232367 0696232367
OCLC Number: 85851116
Description: 288 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Failure was not an option --
The man at the point of the spear --
Fallujah: Act 1 --
Growing up in Afton --
Joining up --
The long haul --
The bridge fights --
Before Fallujah --
Moving up --
Snipers, snoopers, and sellers --
The opening gambit --
The train station --
Breaking out --
Closing in --
The house of hill --
Fighting for life --
Recovery and recognition --
Personal reflections.
Responsibility: as told to Nathaniel R. Helms.

Abstract:

Leading a rescue mission during the battle for Fallujah, Kasal sustained multiple gunshot wounds in fierce, close-quarters combat. Then he shielded a fellow Marine with his own body when an enemy grenade exploded with deadly shrapnel.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85851116> # My men are my heroes : the Brad Kasal story
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "85851116" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Place/des_moines_ia> ; # Des Moines, IA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/iau> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12089705> ; # Brad Kasal
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Organization/united_states_marine_corps> ; # United States. Marine Corps.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Event/2003_2011> ; # 2003 - 2011.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2003003059> ; # Iraq War, 2003-2011
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Topic/iraq_war_2003> ; # Iraq War, 2003
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/153063409> ; # United States. Marine Corps.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1802311> ; # Iraq War (2003-2011)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205757> ; # Iraq.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Topic/iraq_war_2003_2011> ; # Iraq War, 2003-2011
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Person/kasal_brad_1966> ; # Brad Kasal
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/956.70443092/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71111716> ; # Nathaniel R. Helms
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12089705> ; # Brad Kasal
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Leading a rescue mission during the battle for Fallujah, Kasal sustained multiple gunshot wounds in fierce, close-quarters combat. Then he shielded a fellow Marine with his own body when an enemy grenade exploded with deadly shrapnel."@en ;
    schema:description "Failure was not an option -- The man at the point of the spear -- Fallujah: Act 1 -- Growing up in Afton -- Joining up -- The long haul -- The bridge fights -- Before Fallujah -- Moving up -- Snipers, snoopers, and sellers -- The opening gambit -- The train station -- Breaking out -- Closing in -- The house of hill -- Fighting for life -- Recovery and recognition -- Personal reflections."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/867432694> ;
    schema:genre "Personal narratives"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/659239959> ;
    schema:name "My men are my heroes : the Brad Kasal story"@en ;
    schema:productID "85851116" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/85851116#PublicationEvent/des_moines_ia_meredith_books_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Agent/meredith_books> ; # Meredith Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780696232367> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA720473> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/85851116> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Agent/meredith_books> # Meredith Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Meredith Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Event/2003_2011> # 2003 - 2011.
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "2003 - 2011." ;
    schema:name "2003-2011" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Organization/united_states_marine_corps> # United States. Marine Corps.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States. Marine Corps." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Person/kasal_brad_1966> # Brad Kasal
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Kasal" ;
    schema:givenName "Brad" ;
    schema:name "Brad Kasal" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867432694#Place/des_moines_ia> # Des Moines, IA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Des Moines, IA" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2003003059> # Iraq War, 2003-2011
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Iraq War, 2003-2011"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205757> # Iraq.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Iraq." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1802311> # Iraq War (2003-2011)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Iraq War (2003-2011)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12089705> # Brad Kasal
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Kasal" ;
    schema:givenName "Brad" ;
    schema:name "Brad Kasal" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153063409> # United States. Marine Corps.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States. Marine Corps." ;
    schema:name "United States. Marine Corps" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71111716> # Nathaniel R. Helms
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Helms" ;
    schema:givenName "Nathaniel R." ;
    schema:name "Nathaniel R. Helms" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780696232367>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0696232367" ;
    schema:isbn "9780696232367" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/659239959>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "My men are my heroes." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85851116> ; # My men are my heroes : the Brad Kasal story
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.