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3 edition of For Love of Country found in the catalog.

For Love of Country

by Caryn Connolly

  • 228 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Romance,
  • Romance - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Romance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11589221M
    ISBN 10140106406X
    ISBN 109781401064068

    Robert H. Scales reviews “For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice,” by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran. In For Love of Country, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and National Book Award nominee Rajiv Chandrasekaran honor acts of uncommon valor in Iraq and Afghanistan, including an army sergeant who runs into a hail of gunfire to protect his comrades; two marines who chose to stand and defend their outpost from an oncoming truck bomb; and a year-old doctor who joined .

    Book Review: For Love of Country. Viroli, Maurizio. For Love of Country: An Essay on Patriotism and Nationalism. Oxford, Clarendon Press, Reviewed by Tom Donahue, University of Chicago. Maurizio Viroli is admirably forthright about what he believes is the proper task of students of nationality: "Instead of aiming at forging scientific.   Anthony Hill. Anthony Hill is a multi-award-winning, bestselling most recent book for adults, The Story of Billy Young, was published in His novel Soldier Boy, about Australia's youngest known Anzac, was winner of the NSW Premier's Literary Award for Books for Young most recent children's book, Captain Cook's Apprentice, won .

      This is a scene from the film "Judgment at Nuremberg" where Burt Lancaster's character, a former Nazi judge, Dr. Ernst Janning, describes how Germany was corrupted by "love of country.". About How to Love a Country A timely and moving collection from the renowned inaugural poet on issues facing our country and people—immigration, gun violence, racism, LGBTQ issues, and more. Through an oracular yet intimate and accessible voice, Richard Blanco addresses the complexities and contradictions of our nationhood and the unresolved.


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“A truly inspirational, uplifting book, one that will fill you with pride in America’s new Greatest Generation in war and in peace.” —General David H.

Petraeus, U.S. Army, Retired “ For Love of Country is a heartfelt and important reminder of how much we owe the men and women now fighting their third war in 12 years while nothing is.

For Love of Country truly captures the American spirit. The book masterfully delivers 2 powerful messages and is appropriately divided in its presentation: Part 1 - stories of real heroes who are a real inspiration. Part 2 -- stories of those who are helping mend the wounds of our veterans (and their families) and tells what needs to done/5().

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"For Love of Country" was a beautiful compilation of stories from the war split into two parts: during deployment and after returning home.

The book follows different veterans who exhibited strength, heroism, sacrifice, etc. either in the line of war, or returning back home/5. A slim, well-written volume, For Love of Country has a good deal of heft. Several of its stories could provide the substance for entire books as they show us the very human faces of those who have figured in the usually anonymous narratives of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan The Vietnam War should have taught us that while we may disown conflicts /5(10).

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For Love of Country is a rare forum: a real conversation among some of our most prominent intellectuals about an issue of urgent public importance. At the center of this lively and utterly readable debate book is Martha Nussbaumis passionate argument against patriotism/5.

For Love and Country by Candace Waters is a strong female character driven historical novel centered around the WAVES program and Pearl Harbor. While overall I found the plot fascinating, I also found several issues in this book that I wasnt expecting to have encountered.

This book is very Christian based/5. For Love of Country tells the story of the Eddison family as they sought a new home and their struggle in and for this home.

Captain Walter Eddison did not come from a wealthy family. Even though, his uncles and aunts managed to prosper in their endeavours, his father did not/5. For Love of Country book.

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Drawn from the experiences of military personnel and presented in their own words, For Love of Country: Confronting Rape and Sexual Harassment in the U.S. Military takes an honest and heartfelt look at a pervasive by: For Love of Country (edited by Joshua Cohen) contains Martha Nussbaum's essay " Patriotism and Cosmopolitanism, " which first appeared in the Author: Veit Bader.

For Love of Country is a rare forum: a real conversation among some of our most prominent intellectuals about an issue of urgent public importance.

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Kevin Shipp risked his life in service to the CIA and his country. Buy Love of Country: A Hebridean Journey by Madeleine Bunting (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(57). A lifelong student of history and sailing enthusiast, his first novel in the Cutler chronicles,A Matter of Honor, was published infollowed by For Love of Country, inThe Power and the Glory inand A Call to Arms in He lives in Wayzata, MN.

For Love of Country is a rare forum: a real conversation among some of our most prominent intellectuals about an issue of urgent public importance. At the center of this lively and utterly readable debate book is Martha Nussbaumi's passionate argument against patriotism. At a time when our connections and obligations to the rest of the world grow only stronger, we should.

A slim, well-written volume, “For Love of Country” has a good deal of heft. Several of its stories could provide the substance for entire. BeaconPress books are publishedunderthe auspices of POI'love ofcountry:debatingthe limits ofpatriotism.

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