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Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman

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ISBN13: 9780307386045
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lbmm, January 3, 2012 (view all comments by lbmm)
Krakauer is a master. His writing is beautiful, his prose intriguing and pulls you in. Tillman's story is told with sensitivity, depth and honesty, as a true American hero deserves. Krakauer not only reveals the truth behind the cover up of Tillman's death, but also touches in on the beauty of his life. Tillman is portrayed as a real person, flaws and all, which makes this book all the more touching.

Please keep writing Jon Krakauer and I promise to keep reading.
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Roderick Snell, January 14, 2011 (view all comments by Roderick Snell)
Best book I read lately.
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zreader, January 1, 2011 (view all comments by zreader)
excellent historical background to long-standing problems in the Middle East as well as quest by the author to discover expose the truth.
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ISBN:
9780307386045
Author:
Krakauer, Jon
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Author:
Krakauer, Jon
Author:
Rodriguez, Daniel
Author:
Layden, Joe
Subject:
Military
Subject:
Sports - Football
Subject:
Football - General
Subject:
Biography-Military
Edition Description:
Cloth
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8-page b/w insert
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 1 lb

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Product details 256 pages Anchor Books - English 9780307386045 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The epic story of Daniel Rodriguez, a soldier who fought in one of the bloodiest battles in Afghanistan, and against all odds, lived to pursue his dream of playing Division 1 college football
"Synopsis" by , This edition has been updated to reflect new developments and includes new material obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.

Pat Tillman walked away from a multimillion-dollar NFL contract to join the Army and became an icon of post-9/11 patriotism. When he was killed in Afghanistan two years later, a legend was born. But the real Pat Tillman was much more remarkable, and considerably more complicated than the public knew...

A stunning account of a remarkable young man's heroic life and death, from the bestselling author of Into the Wild, Into Thin Air, and Under the Banner of Heaven.

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