From When Men Win Glory by Horace Coleman (reviewer):
Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
Jon Krakauer(Anchor; Rev Rep edition July 27, 2010)
This book covers new developments and material obtained through the Freedom of Information Act. Doubleday published a first edition in 2009.
Krakauer cites sources, includes maps and spares no one—no matter their rank, position or their self-serving conduct. He clears up murky issues. He explains the SNAFUs that caused the destruction of Jessica Lynch's convoy. He explains what corroded the mission that led to Pat Tillman's death and the deliberate trashing and suppression of evidence about it.
Tillman's wife Marie is well depicted. You learn things Tillman's mother didn't reveal in her book "Boots on the Ground by Dusk." Pat Tillman's brother Kevin is fully developed. Krakauer describes barracks life, Ranger training and Tillman's personality and philosophy of life... Read More