By Mark Owen, Kevin Maurer
The second one ebook through former military SEAL Mark Owen, following his multimillion-copy vintage concerning the bin weighted down challenge No effortless Day, during which he tells the tales from his occupation that have been so much own to him and that made him the operator and the individual he's today.
While Mark Owen’s speedy manhattan instances bestseller No effortless Day fascinated with the high-profile objectives and headline-grabbing chapters of the author’s profession, No Hero should be an account of the main in my view significant missions from Owen’s 13 years as a SEAL, together with the moments within which he discovered the main approximately himself and his teammates, in either good fortune and failure.
Mark Owen describes his intentions for his moment e-book top: i need No Hero to provide anything such a lot books on conflict don’t: the intimate facet of it, the non-public struggles and hardships and what I realized from them. The tales in No Hero can be a testomony to my teammates and to all of the different energetic and previous SEALs who've committed their lives to freedom. In our neighborhood, we're consistently taught to mentor the more youthful iteration and to go the teachings and values we’ve realized directly to others as a way to do an analogous to the blokes arising after them. this is often what I plan to do for the reader of No Hero.”
Every bit as action-packed as No effortless Day, and that includes tales from the learning flooring to the battlefield, No Hero bargains readers an remarkable close-up view of the studies and values that make Mark Owen and the lads he served with able to executing the missions we examine within the headlines.
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