By Oliver North, Bob Hamer
From the New York Times bestselling writer of Heroes Proved, a relocating number of “straightforward, sincere testimonials to the braveness American troops demonstrate off and on the battlefield” (Kirkus Reviews).
For greater than a dozen years, combat-decorated Marine Oliver North and his award-winning documentary crew from FOX information Channel’s War Stories traveled to the frontlines of the battle on Terror to profile the devoted women and men who serve our country. This time, he follows them from the battlefield to the homefront and unearths outstanding concept of their conquer life-altering adversity.
In this new quantity of his manhattan instances bestselling American Heroes sequence, North describes the braveness, dedication, and energy of these who serve—and those that love them. The time period “selfless devotion” could be a cliché to many—but to not the boys and girls at the pages of this publication. Their tales resound with bravery, a warrior ethos, and religious power that may motivate us all.
Heroes are those that knowingly position themselves in danger for the good thing about others. because the terror assault of 9-11-01, greater than 2 million younger americans have volunteered to serve in tricky and unsafe locations. No army strength in heritage has been requested to do greater than those that have served and sacrificed during this lengthy struggle. they're American heroes. So too are their household the following at domestic. those are their tales.
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American Heroes on the Homefront: The Hearts of Heroes by Oliver North, Bob Hamer