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The Resource Never quit : how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper, Pararescue Operator Jimmy Settle and Don Rearden

Never quit : how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper, Pararescue Operator Jimmy Settle and Don Rearden

Label
Never quit : how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper
Title
Never quit
Title remainder
how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper
Statement of responsibility
Pararescue Operator Jimmy Settle and Don Rearden
Title variation
How I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The young adult adaptation of the memoir of an Alaskan pararescue jumper, Special Forces Operator, and decorated war hero. "That Others May Live" is a mantra that defines the fearless men of Alaska's 212th Pararescue Unit, the PJs, one of the most elite military forces on the planet. Whether they are rescuing citizens injured and freezing in the Alaskan wilderness or saving wounded Rangers and SEALS in blazing firefights at war, the PJs are some of the least known and most highly trained of America's warriors. Never Quit is the true story of how Jimmy Settle, an Alaskan shoe store clerk, became a Special Forces Operator and war hero. The true story of how a boy from humble beginnings became an American hero."--Adapted from publisher description
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Settle, Jimmy
Dewey number
358.4/13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 12-16
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rearden, Don
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alaska
  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Never quit : how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper, Pararescue Operator Jimmy Settle and Don Rearden
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: water work -- Son of a survivor -- Alive day -- Shoe guy -- The PAST -- Basic contraband -- Keep your chin up -- Major adrian -- Operation green feet -- Eating ants -- Strike two -- Yo-yo and the shark -- Free fall -- Emergency medicine -- Dirt medicine -- Alaska PJ no. 72 -- Saving Barbie -- The same soaking -- A bulldog's bite -- Blessing and apology -- Blood, bandages, bullets -- Into hell -- No time to quit
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 293 pages,16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781250139610
Lccn
2018017183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1031410293
Label
Never quit : how I became a special ops Pararescue Jumper, Pararescue Operator Jimmy Settle and Don Rearden
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: water work -- Son of a survivor -- Alive day -- Shoe guy -- The PAST -- Basic contraband -- Keep your chin up -- Major adrian -- Operation green feet -- Eating ants -- Strike two -- Yo-yo and the shark -- Free fall -- Emergency medicine -- Dirt medicine -- Alaska PJ no. 72 -- Saving Barbie -- The same soaking -- A bulldog's bite -- Blessing and apology -- Blood, bandages, bullets -- Into hell -- No time to quit
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 293 pages,16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781250139610
Lccn
2018017183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1031410293

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