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The warrior's heart : becoming a man of compassion and courage  Cover Image Book Book

The warrior's heart : becoming a man of compassion and courage / Eric Greitens, Navy SEAL.

Greitens, Eric, 1974- (Author). Greitens, Eric, 1974- Heart and the fist. (Added Author).


An adaptation of 'The heart and the fist' for teens.
As a humanitarian, he helped aid workers heal orphaned children in Rwanda and lived in camps alongside Bosnian refugees. As a warrior, he excelled at the hardest military training in the world and teamed up with fellow SEALs to hunt al Qaeda terrorists in Iraq. In this adaptation of his memoir, The Heart and the Fist, Eric Greitens brings his adventures to life for teens, sharing stories of friendship, struggle, and hard-earned wisdom. His exciting journey takes readers across the world, from his boyhood home in Missouri, to a factory in China, to the refugee camps of Rwanda, to the battlefield in Iraq. Through his service, he shows how we can all make a difference. Along the way, Eric speaks directly to teens through narratives that allow readers to exercise their imagination and broaden their horizons.--From publisher description.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547868523
  • ISBN: 0547868529
  • Physical Description: 264 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

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General Note:
An adaptation of his best-selling memoir, The heart and the fist, bringing his adventures to life for teens.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject: Greitens, Eric, 1974-
United States. Navy. SEALs > Biography.
United States. Navy > Officers > Biography.
United States. Navy > Officers > Training of.
Humanitarian assistance, American.
United States > Armed Forces > Civic action.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Kirtland Community College Library V 63 .G74 A3 2012 30775305456072 General Collection Available -

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