No Joy: A Recon Marine's Tales Of (self) Destruction by David RoseNo Joy: A Recon Marine's Tales Of (self) Destruction by David Rose

No Joy: A Recon Marine's Tales Of (self) Destruction

byDavid Rose

Paperback | October 13, 2017

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Going to war was a finite window to touch the vanquished barbaric world modern reality has so woefully blighted out."Joining the Marines in 2002, David Rose signed up to go fight ... and to go die. On this grim path, rather than finding a violent death, he would find family, purpose, and a brotherhood amid the misfit tribal world of the war fighter. No Joy sees David recounting madcap tales of Muay Thai bouts in seedy garages, a bizarre stint as a street cop, being on the other side of the badge, becoming a veteran of the psych ward, and more. It's an irreverently told story that doesn't just tell one man's tale, but speaks to the necessary question: What really draws modern young men to war? "
David Rose was born and raised in Orlando, Florida. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 2002 to 2006, mostly as a Reconnaissance Man in 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion; under which deploying to Iraq in 2004. This era encompassed the first Democratic elections held in Iraq and the retaking of Fallujah. All this in the most vio...
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Title:No Joy: A Recon Marine's Tales Of (self) DestructionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.7 inPublished:October 13, 2017Publisher:Rare Bird BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1945572493

ISBN - 13:9781945572494

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