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An Iraq War Tank Commander's Inspirational Memoir of Combat, Courage, and Recovery

Nick Popaditch and Mike Steere

Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
Price: $25.00
ISBN: 978-1-932714-47-0
eBook: 978-1-61121-037-8
On Sale: October 2008

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Colonel Bryan McCoy

Collaborator’s Note: Working with Gunny Pop

Introduction and Acknowledgments

PART 1: Bang—I’m Not Dead

PART 2: Making This Marine



Map: The First Gulf War

Map: Operation Iraqi Freedom

Map: The Battle of Fallujah

Photo: Frontis

Photo: Gunny Sergeant Nick Popaditch

Photos: A gallery of photos can be found inside



Nick Popaditch

Nick Popaditch enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1986. While commanding a tank, he was wounded in Fallujah, Iraq in 2004. Nick was medically retired from the Marines in 2005 at the rank of Gunnery Sergeant...

Mike Steere

Mike Steere is an author and freelance journalist based in Los Angeles. His most recent book-length collaboration is Brothers of Iron (Sports Publishing LLC) and he has written for Outside, The New York Times, Mens Journal, Wired, and many national publications...

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