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The Resource Blindsided by the Taliban : a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss, Carmen Gentile

Blindsided by the Taliban : a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss, Carmen Gentile

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Blindsided by the Taliban : a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss
Title
Blindsided by the Taliban
Title remainder
a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss
Statement of responsibility
Carmen Gentile
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On September 9, 2010, while embedded with an Army unit and talking with locals in eastern Afghanistan, journalist Gentile was struck in the face by a rocket-propelled grenade. He survived-- with the right side of his face shattered and blinded in one eye. This is his chronicle of the missteps and shortcomings he faced while coming to terms with the physical and mental recovery
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gentile, Carmen
Dewey number
070.44995
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.4135
LC item number
.G46 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gentile, Carmen
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Journalists
  • Journalists
  • Head
Label
Blindsided by the Taliban : a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss, Carmen Gentile
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freelancing in Afghanistan -- The Pirate King of Clusterfuck -- Thanks, Claude Pepper -- A "hurt locker" situation -- Mean mugging -- Eye patch-porno fantasy -- Happy anniversary, assholes -- This is my safety -- Worse than I thought -- Bedridden -- Lady Luck is a sneaky bitch -- Are we crazy? -- Head cracked open, chest cracked in -- A geyser of gold -- Prostrate in NYC -- Zack Morris is my lord and savior -- An "accidental'' profession of love -- A cyclops and cranberry sauce -- Ring of truth -- Is the timing right? -- Cannonball run -- Graham Greene can suck my dick! -- Final touches on a flawed masterpiece -- Instant replay -- Whacking the beard -- Afghanistan or the abyss -- I take it back! -- Fear sweat and Celine Dion -- Whack-a-mole warfare -- Trailhead to a dead end -- The luckiest fuck -- Bruins win and mortars rain -- Whoring on the Fourth -- Dirt cookies -- Embrace the suck -- "Bodyguards" reminder -- Fortunate people problems -- Nine months later..
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 223 pages
Isbn
9781510729681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988170826
  • 2951613
Label
Blindsided by the Taliban : a journalist's story of war, trauma, love, and loss, Carmen Gentile
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freelancing in Afghanistan -- The Pirate King of Clusterfuck -- Thanks, Claude Pepper -- A "hurt locker" situation -- Mean mugging -- Eye patch-porno fantasy -- Happy anniversary, assholes -- This is my safety -- Worse than I thought -- Bedridden -- Lady Luck is a sneaky bitch -- Are we crazy? -- Head cracked open, chest cracked in -- A geyser of gold -- Prostrate in NYC -- Zack Morris is my lord and savior -- An "accidental'' profession of love -- A cyclops and cranberry sauce -- Ring of truth -- Is the timing right? -- Cannonball run -- Graham Greene can suck my dick! -- Final touches on a flawed masterpiece -- Instant replay -- Whacking the beard -- Afghanistan or the abyss -- I take it back! -- Fear sweat and Celine Dion -- Whack-a-mole warfare -- Trailhead to a dead end -- The luckiest fuck -- Bruins win and mortars rain -- Whoring on the Fourth -- Dirt cookies -- Embrace the suck -- "Bodyguards" reminder -- Fortunate people problems -- Nine months later..
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 223 pages
Isbn
9781510729681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988170826
  • 2951613

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