AN Angel From Hell: Real Life on the Front Lines (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Apr 6, 2010 - History - 464 pages
14 Reviews
With new material- the gripping war memoir by a young veteran and cast member of The Real World: Brooklyn.

With new material about Ryan Conklin's second tour in Iraq, An Angel from Hell is a gritty, blunt, sometimes laugh-out-loud Iraq war memoir from the grunt's perspective. This is an edgy, candid report from the front lines and a captivating coming-of-age story by a young veteran and former cast member of The Real World: Brooklyn. With stunning candor and wisdom beyond his years, Ryan Conklin gives voice to a complex and life-changing experience for his generation.


  

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Review: AN Angel From Hell

User Review  - Kristan - Goodreads

I purchased this book because I adored Ryan Conklin on The Real World and was interested in learning more about his time in Iraq. This book is as raw as it gets. Ryan doesn't sugar coat anything. This ... Read full review

Review: AN Angel From Hell

User Review  - Greg D - Goodreads

I'm surprised to read about how undisciplined the army appeared to be before, during & after the Iraq war...sleeping in & not really doing PT or anything. He's not a professional writer but did a ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
Drivers Licenseto Kill
BaghdadIraq Fob UnionIII On Guard
Exploring Tikrit Bringing in the New Year
Escalation of Force
A MansBestFriend Meltdown
The Reality ofWar Final Salute All DayLong The Suck
Stop Stop Stop
Human AlarmClock and Chai
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Ryan A. Conklin is an Iraq War veteran and one of the costars of the twenty-first season of MTV's "The Real World".

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