I'm Still Standing

From Captive U.S. Soldier to Free Citizen—My Journey Home
Original Publish Date: Feb 02, 2010
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (8.50 hours)
Product Number: Z100093783
Released: Jun 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481556545
Narrator/s: Napiera Groves
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Shoshana Johnson, America's first black female prisoner of war, shares the story of her capture and imprisonment in Iraq and her rescue. On March 23, 2003, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Johnson was in a convoy that was ambushed in the city of An Nasiriyah. Wounded, she and five fellow soldiers were captured and taken as prisoners of war. They were rescued by US Marines on April 13 and she returned to the US decorated and honorably discharged. Now, after years of coming to terms with her story, Johnson recounts with full candor exactly what happened to her and her fellow soldiers during the twenty-two days of their captivity, which none of them have told because of a military gag order. Her perspective of the ambush is revealing and her insight into life as a female POW inspirational.

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Product Number EB00576190
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Touchstone
ISBN: #9781416570288

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