By Loren W. Christensen

while he made up our minds to bring together Warriors in 2004, Loren W. Christensen pointed out 37 of the best warrior authors, warrior running shoes and warrior students round, and requested them to inform of their personal phrases what being a warrior intended to them. the unique individuals got here from a various mixture of fellow warriors, from squaddies, police officers and SWAT officials to martial paintings masters to specialists within the fields of place of work violence, theology, and faculty safety.

Warriors struck a chord between readers everywhere in the kingdom. Reviewers praised the ebook for delivering perception into why, whilst anything undesirable occurs, a number of humans - the soldiers between us - run towards the risk whereas the vast majority of us run away. besides the compliment, Christensen additionally got ideas for different warriors who can be integrated within the e-book. So he made up our minds to extend the ebook to incorporate the next warriors:

  • Kit Cessna, a retired U.S. military officer who served with C-Squadron Delta and 2d Ranger Battalion, and who was once a part of the SWAT reaction in New Orleans within the aftermath of storm Katrina.
  • 1st Sgt. Mark Deutsch, who served in Operations barren region typhoon, supply convenience, and Iraqi Freedom III, within which he and his unit performed greater than 800 wrestle operations.
  • Mark Mireles, a two-time recipient of the Medal of Valor, the top award for bravery given through the l. a. Police Department.
  • Maj. Matthew Hing, a flight health care professional and Airborne infantry healthcare professional who at the moment is serving because the job strength Eagle health care professional in Afghanistan.
  • Richard R. McGovern Sr., a strive against veteran with either Operations Iraqi Freedom and wasteland Storm.
  • Jennifer Fulford, an officer with the Orange County (Florida) Sheriff's division, who used to be shot 10 occasions within the line of accountability in 2004 whereas attempting to guard a tender child.

All those warriors communicate candidly on what it truly is prefer to sacrifice, to coach, to worry, to guard ... even to kill ... to complete what has to be performed. those warriors do not run and contact 9-1-1; they're 9-1-1!.

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