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One Bullet Away kindle ☆ Audio CD read ê nathaniel fick ✓ ✅ [PDF / Epub] ☉ One Bullet Away By Nathaniel Fick ⚣ – Danpashley.co.uk The most elouent and personal story of a young man at war since Geoffrey Wellum's FIRST LIGHTUntil a winter evening in 1998 Nathaniel was just another hGruelling selection course and joined the Marine Corps on graduation Posted to a Marine Regiment in the wake of 911 he took part in the invasion of Afghanistan then led a platoon of their elite Recon Battalion during the invasion of IraThis is not a book about the Ira invasion as such it is an articulate and deeply thoughtful young man's account of what it means to fight in the frontline to risk not just death or injury but psychological harm He reveals some of the awful dilemmas war

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Can bring horrible problems to which there is no 'right' answer but a decision had to be made uickly by him alone In combat you are just one bullet away from death or promotion But this doesn't focus the mind it makes it freeze up unless your training is so thorough that you overcome exhaustion and terror 'Nate' took 65 men to war and came home with all 65 He proved himself an excellent officer and won promotion but resigned in 2003 to write this book and attend Harvard Business School

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One Bullet AwayThe most elouent and personal story of a young man at war since Geoffrey Wellum's FIRST LIGHTUntil a winter evening in 1998 Nathaniel was just another history student on a comfortable career trajectory of high school to college to white collar job Then he went to a lecture by a Wall Street Journal reporter who had just published a book on the US Marines It brought forth a latent desire to break free of the 'seat belt and safety goggle safety first' culture to be a warrior He passed the