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Author Burana, Lily

Title I love a man in uniform : a memoir of love, war and other battles / Lily Burana.

Imprint New York : Weinstein Books, c2009.

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Burana,L BUR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 352 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary Author Lily Burana writes about love, war, and the realities of military marriage with an honesty few writers would dare. A former exotic dancer who once had a penchant for anarchist politics and purple hair dye, Lily's rebellious past never would have suggested a marriage into the military. But then she met Mike, a Military Intelligence officer, and fell hopelessly in love, resulting in a most unorthodox romance--poignant, passionate, and utterly unpredictable. After Lily and Mike said "I do" in a brief City Hall ceremony, Mike left for Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Lily was left in a strange town to endure his absence alone. When Mike returned with a case of post traumatic stress disorder, Lily suffered from depression so severe it almost ended their marriage. Through it all, she wrangled with her preconceptions and found her place within the uniquely supportive sisterhood of military wives.--From publisher description.
Subject Burana, Lily
Military spouses -- United States -- Biography.
Stripteasers -- United States.
Iraq War, 2003-2011- -- Personal narratives, American
ISBN 1602860831
9781602860834
9781602861251 (pbk.) : $14.95

 
    
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