November 1, 2017 | madame librarian
In rememberance of the men and women who have served our country in war, a collection of fiction and non-fiction reading suggestions. Some are stories of war others are about the aftermath, of returning home.
In Al Tafar, Iraq, twenty-one-year old Private Bartle and eighteen-year-old Private Murphy's platoon battles for the city; they do everything to protect each other from insurgents, physical fatigue, and the mental stress that comes from constant danger.
"Narrative account of how twelve immigrant soldiers became Americans through fighting in World War I"--Provided by publisher.
Traces the controversial story of NFL player and soldier Pat Tillman, describing the military's efforts to hide the truth about his death by friendly fire, in an account that draws on Tillman's journals and letters as well as interviews with family members and fellow soldiers.