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They called us "lucky" : the life and afterlife of the Iraq War's hardest hit unit / Ruben Gallego and Jim DeFelice.

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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Willimantic Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Willimantic Public Library 956.704 G (Text to phone) 34036150902694 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0063045818 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780063045811 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780063045811
  • ISBN: 0063045818
  • ISBN: 9780063045804
  • ISBN: 006304580X
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Custom House, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Were we in combat? -- Harvard Marine -- Flying in -- In the suck -- Lucky Lima -- Desolation -- We just keep dying -- The worst road in Iraq -- Dead man walking -- Back to me -- Eleven is my favorite number -- Postscript: The lucky and the dead -- Coda: Democracy survives -- The Insurrection, January 6, 2021.
Summary, etc.:
"Opening up for the first time about his combat experience, Congressman Ruben Gallego (D, AZ) delivers a moving and unforgettable memoir of the eternal bonds forged between the Marines of Lima Company, the hardest-hit unit of the Iraq War"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Gallego, Ruben, 1979-
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives, American.
United States. Marine Corps. Marine Regiment, 25th. Battalion, 3rd. Lima Company > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Campaigns > Iraq > Ḥadīthah.
Marines > United States > Biography.
Legislators > United States > Biography.
United States. Congress. House > Biography.

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