Never surrender: a soldier's journey to the crossroads of faith and freedom [1st ed] 9780446537582, 0446537586

Boykin reveals how his military duty worked in tandem with his faith to bring him through the bloody storms of foreign b

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Never surrender: a soldier's journey to the crossroads of faith and freedom [1st ed]
 9780446537582, 0446537586

Table of contents :
Air assault: Washington D.C., 2003 --
Flag burners and war heroes: 1948-1970 --
A helluva ride: 1971-1977 --
A medal and a body bag: Fort Bragg, 1978 --
Surprise, speed, and violence of action: Delta Force, 1978-1979 --
Welcome to World War III: Iran hostage crisis, 1979-1980 --
Tea for terrorists: Sudan, 1983 --
50 caliber miracle: Grenada, 1983 --
Merry Christmas, Noriega: Panama, 1989-1990 --
Drug lords and false prophets: Colombia and Waco, 1992-1993 --
Battle of the Black Sea: Mogadishu, Somalia, 1993 --
War criminals: Washington D.C. and the Balkans, 1995-1999 --
Crucible: Washington D.C., 2003-2004.

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