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The Resource Brothers forever : the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice, Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) ; foreword by General John Allen, USMC (Ret.)

Brothers forever : the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice, Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) ; foreword by General John Allen, USMC (Ret.)

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Brothers forever : the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice
Title
Brothers forever
Title remainder
the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice
Statement of responsibility
Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) ; foreword by General John Allen, USMC (Ret.)
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Four weeks after Navy SEALs had killed Osama bin Laden, President Obama stood in Arlington National Cemetery to deliver his Memorial Day address. He extolled the heroism and sacrifice of the two men buried side by side in the graves before him: Travis Manion, a fallen US Marine, and Brendan Looney, a fallen US Navy SEAL. Although they were killed three years apart, one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan, these two former roommates and best friends were now buried together--"brothers forever." Award-winning journalist Tom Sileo and Travis's father, Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.), tell the intimate and personal story of how these Naval Academy roommates defined a generation's sacrifice in Afghanistan and Iraq. From Travis's incredible bravery on the streets of Fallujah to Brendan's anguished SEAL training in the wake of his friend's death and later acts of heroism in the mountains of Afghanistan, Brothers Forever is a remarkable story of war and friendship"--
Summary
After the attacks of September 11, 2001, two Naval Academy roommates made a solemn pledge to defend America
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10311765
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 956.7044/34509730922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.766.M36
LC item number
S55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice
Label
Brothers forever : the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice, Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) ; foreword by General John Allen, USMC (Ret.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Call to arms -- Earn it -- Taking a stand -- "If not me, then who..." -- No greater honor -- The pizza slice -- The war comes home -- Live forever -- Honor man -- Maggie's prayer -- Moving forward -- Mission 59 -- No regrets -- Warriors for freedom
Control code
21045206
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xiii, 278 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306822377
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013043846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780306822377
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn870210829
  • (OCoLC)870210829
Label
Brothers forever : the enduring bond between a Marine and a Navy SEAL that transcended their ultimate sacrifice, Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) ; foreword by General John Allen, USMC (Ret.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Call to arms -- Earn it -- Taking a stand -- "If not me, then who..." -- No greater honor -- The pizza slice -- The war comes home -- Live forever -- Honor man -- Maggie's prayer -- Moving forward -- Mission 59 -- No regrets -- Warriors for freedom
Control code
21045206
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xiii, 278 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306822377
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013043846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780306822377
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn870210829
  • (OCoLC)870210829

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