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Author Donald, Mark L.

Title Battle ready : memoir of a SEAL warrior medic / Mark L. Donald with Scott Mactavish.

Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Donald,M DON    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 DONALD,M    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    92 DONALD,M    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 340 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents Who I am -- Getting underway -- Emergence of an amphibian -- A higher calling -- Anchors away -- BUD/S: just the basics -- Breakout -- The teams -- Desert Storm -- Evacuation -- Metamorphosis -- Teammate, mentor, friend -- Arrival in Afghanistan -- Battle of Khand Pass -- QRF -- Return to battle -- Criminal encounter -- Returning home -- Finding peace -- Adrift -- Darkness and light -- A cross to bear -- Return to faith -- Trident -- A common bond -- Coming home -- Brutal honesty -- The decision -- Time to say good-bye -- The association -- Close.
Summary A memoir from a SEAL and medic in which he explores his 25-year career in dangerous combat missions and the post-traumatic stress disorder that developed at home.
Subject Donald, Mark L.
United States. Navy. SEALs -- Officers -- Biography.
United States. Navy -- Medical personnel -- Biography.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Personal narratives, American.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Medical care.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Campaigns.
Hispanic American soldiers -- Biography.
Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Patients -- Biography.
Added Author Mactavish, Scott.
ISBN 9780312600754 (hbk.)
0312600755 (hbk.)

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