Corpsman Up!: A Marine Medic Struggles with War, God, and Patriotism" [NOOK Book]

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I entered the military as most enlistees with only the beliefs I was raised with. I thought I knew what I was getting into only to discover that very little of combat was like anything I imagined it to be. I soon found myself wondering about the processes that got me to a war I personally opposed and have had to wonder since what that says about me.

I remember the day the foundation of my beliefs was shook to the ground. A dying Marine wanted to know how god, the god that was ...

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Corpsman Up!: A Marine Medic Struggles with War, God, and Patriotism

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Overview

I entered the military as most enlistees with only the beliefs I was raised with. I thought I knew what I was getting into only to discover that very little of combat was like anything I imagined it to be. I soon found myself wondering about the processes that got me to a war I personally opposed and have had to wonder since what that says about me.

I remember the day the foundation of my beliefs was shook to the ground. A dying Marine wanted to know how god, the god that was suppose to protect him from harm, could have let what happened to him happen. I did not know, a realization that turned my whole world upside down. Why were we here --- dying in some mosquito infested swamp? For what? And who were the beneficiaries?

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595621903
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/19/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 345,350
  • File size: 3 MB

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