Army Ranger Nate Self recounts the Roberts Ridge Rescue mission, the ferocious battles in Afghanistan, and his personal war against post-traumatic stress disorder. Thousands of families are fighting this battle, and Nate opens up his whole life - tragedies, successes, failures, and struggle with suicidal thoughts - to share the facts and to show how his family and his faith pulled him through.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 280 Vendor: Tyndale House Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 1414320094 ISBN-13: 9781414320090 Availability: In Stock
Former army ranger Nate Self, a hero from the Roberts Ridge rescue in Afghanistan, tells his whole storyfrom the pulse-pounding battle in the mountains of Afghanistan to the high-stakes battle he has waged against post traumatic stress disorder. This book will become a go-to book for understanding the long-term effects of the war on terror. Thousands of families are fighting this battle, and Nate opens up his lifeincluding his successes, tragedies, struggles with thoughts of suicideto show how his faith and his family pulled him through. In a nutshell:
Excellent book for military familes trying to cope with the family pressures of a soldier's active duty.
Inspirational book for a soldier struggling with post traumatic stress disorder.
Helps readers understand the importance of faith in dealing with the war
An up-close-and-personal account of the war on terror; and the story of one soldiers faith.
An insiders account of Roberts Ridge Rescue in Afghanistan.