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Old 04-10-2012, 07:17 PM   #11
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I just read "American Sniper", "Lone Survivor", "Seal of Honor", and "With the Old Breed". All great reads by or about true American hero's.
You may have to pass your book list down to me, sounds like my kind of reads.
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Old 04-10-2012, 08:34 PM   #13
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Been reading the Celtic Crusade series from Stephen Lawhead. Good historical fiction.
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I just read "American Sniper", "Lone Survivor", "Seal of Honor", and "With the Old Breed". All great reads by or about true American hero's.
Check out "Under and Alone" about an ATF guy who goes undercover with the Mongols.

I'm gonna have to check out these books you guys are reading!
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3rd book in George R.R Martins tale about the 7 kingdoms. Great reading.
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I'm about to start Porterhouse Blue, a farce comedy by Tom Sharpe. I love his work. Riotious Assembly, Blott on the Landscape and the Wilt series are comedy gold.

I have just bought War & Peace and Crime & Punishment so hopefully I'll get a chance to read them soon.
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You may have to pass your book list down to me, sounds like my kind of reads.
Gasp, I saw you are already reading "American Sniper"....great book.

"Lone Survivor" written by Marcus Luttrel. He is the only survivor of Operation Red Wings, Afghanistan 2005. A 4 member SEAL team was attacked by an estimated 200 Taliban in the Hindu Kush mountains. (there were at least 80 Taliban KIA)

"SEAL of HONOR", I don't remember the author. The story of Lt. Michael P. Murphy USN. Lt. Murphy was awarded the Cong. Medal of Honor for his actions during Operation Red Wings in 2005. This book actually brought tears to my eyes.

"With the Old Bread", by E.B. Sledge. Sledge was a Marine Corp infantryman who made beach landings at Peleiu Lu (Sp?) and Okinawa in the latter part of WWII.
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