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Purple Heart
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political
The Purple Heart is a combat decoration. It is awarded to those who have been wounded in the Service of United States Armed Forces. One who earns a Purple Heart does not typically give it away except to family. One who has not earned a Purple Heart normally does accept one as a gift. There is more in this book about the Purple Heart.
James Garner: A Biography
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Internationally known as the star of three dozen movies and three television series, and a familiar face in TV commercials, James Garner is one of our finest actors. He is also one our funniest, but as he points out, "I don't do comedy. I do humor." And it is Garner's special brand of wry, subtle, carefully crafted funniness that has brought him widespread fame and a devoted following.
A Complete Guide to Military Ribbons of the United States Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine 1861 to 2014
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by ColFrankFoster. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Military items
This is the most complete color guide to all United State armed forces military ribbons ever published. Each branch of the armed forces, Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard are displayed in correct order of predecessor. Each ribbon is shown with its authorized attachments and how they are correctly placed on the various ribbons.
Through the Eyes of the Warrior: Korea 1950-1951
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Author Tim Schoonard takes the reader on an exciting foxhole to foxhole journey sharing the battlefield memories of decorated combat veteran CPL Chester Thiessen, a 17 year old who led men into battle on his first day of combat and fought with the 2nd Infantry Division on many frozen and bloody battlefields in Korea. Gives clear testimony to the indomitable spirit of the American soldier.
Three Hundred Zeroes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.