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Author Rudolph, Jessica.

Title Today's Navy heroes / by Jessica Rudolph.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Bearport Pub., c2012.

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 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  359 RUDOLPH    ---  Available
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  359 RUDOLPH    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : col. ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Series Acts of courage : inside America's military
Note Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Contents September 11 - At war with Iraq - The battle of Al-Nasiriyah - Bullets and rockets - By boat, by foot - "Doc's hit!" - A secret attack - Standing his ground - Helping others - The hardest decision - Fighting the Taliban - True heroes - More Navy heroes.
Summary This book recounts the stories of U.S. Navy sailors who have acted with tremendous courage from the action of Hospital Corpsman Juan Rubio, who saved members of his unit while wounded to the action of Navy SEAL Michael Monsoor, who gave his life so others could live.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 6.3 1.0 quiz: 149921
Subject United States. Navy -- Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-
Afghan War, 2001-
Soldiers -- United States.
Heroes and heroines.
ISBN 9781617724466 (lib.)
1617724467 (lib.)

 
    
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