The Resource Rise : a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept, Daniel Rodriguez with Joe Layden., (electronic resource)

Rise : a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept, Daniel Rodriguez with Joe Layden., (electronic resource)

Label
Rise : a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept
Title
Rise
Title remainder
a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Rodriguez with Joe Layden.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Daniel Rodriguez joined the army just weeks after graduating from high school. At age eighteen he had no idea what war really was; he just wanted to get out of town. Almost immediately, he was deployed to Iraq where he would spend seventeen months. He would later serve a tour of duty in Afghanistan. And he grew up fast. He stopped sleeping, started smoking, and killing became second nature. He fought in the Battle of Kamdesh, one of the bloodiest encounters in Afghanistan, and for his bravery he was awarded a Purple Heart and the Bronze Star with Valor. But his best friend was not so lucky. Against all odds, Daniel returned home, broken, but still alive. Living at his sister's house, unemployed, and stuck in the clutches of PTSD, Daniel remembered a promise to his friend and knew he had to make good on it. So he embarked on a grueling training regimen, transforming himself through sheer grit and hard work into a true athletic specimen. When he posted a video of his efforts, it went viral overnight. Through some mixture of hope, determination, and the power of the internet, Daniel earned a spot on the Clemson University football team as a wide receiver. This is Daniel's powerful narrative of a young soldier, his unlikely dream, and how he found his way out of darkness
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1988-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rodriguez, Daniel
Dewey number
956.7044/342092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Layden, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rodriguez, Daniel
  • United States
  • Clemson Tigers (Football team)
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Soldiers
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Football players
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
Label
Rise : a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept, Daniel Rodriguez with Joe Layden., (electronic resource)
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https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8166BD74-E8B9-441A-BFB3-DCFB304D0D4D
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o883256417
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544365612
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
EB00173785
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8166BD74-E8B9-441A-BFB3-DCFB304D0D4D
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883256417
  • (OCoLC)883256417
Label
Rise : a soldier, a dream, and a promise kept, Daniel Rodriguez with Joe Layden., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8166BD74-E8B9-441A-BFB3-DCFB304D0D4D
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o883256417
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544365612
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
EB00173785
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8166BD74-E8B9-441A-BFB3-DCFB304D0D4D
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883256417
  • (OCoLC)883256417

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