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Living with Honor: A Memoir

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Amazing book

A story greatly detailed and makes you feel like you were there.

posted by Anonymous on December 9, 2012

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2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Highly Recommend!

If Sal is only a "mediocre" soldier, we should all strive for his version of mediocrity. This young man exemplifies what it is to be an American, and better yet, an Iowan. Makes me proud to be from the same state. I cannot imagine having the strength of character to ...
If Sal is only a "mediocre" soldier, we should all strive for his version of mediocrity. This young man exemplifies what it is to be an American, and better yet, an Iowan. Makes me proud to be from the same state. I cannot imagine having the strength of character to do what he was able to do. And he doesn't think he did anything special! His parents raised a great man.

posted by 4024146 on December 30, 2012

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  • Posted December 24, 2013

    Great stories and honorable tribute to fellow comrades. Writing

    Great stories and honorable tribute to fellow comrades. Writing is a bit rough to get through.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 25, 2013

    If You've Ever Loved a Soldier, Read This!

    Giunta takes the reader into the survival mindset of a soldier in a combat zone where the enemy may be the person you're trying to help and danger can come from any direction. He presents a visceral account of the bonding that occurs when your life depends on someone else and his depends on you. He also offers a provocative insight into the dislocation experienced by men and women when they return from war and try to adjust. The author doesn't consider himself a hero, and he tells his story baldly, without hiding flaws or romanticizing the action or the people. The book is gritty and honest, laced with profanity, humor, and humanity. I highly recommend this to anyone who tries to understand the PTSD that our returning heroes face.

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