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The war on dogs

Ronald Alexander

The war on dogs

in Venice Beach : a novel

by Ronald Alexander

  • 68 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Hollyridge Press in Venice, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
  • Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction.,
  • HIV-positive gay men -- Fiction.,
  • Beaches -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction.,
  • Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald Alexander ; illustrated by Nathan Geare.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3551.L3575 W37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16817857M
    ISBN 100979958806
    ISBN 109780979958809
    LC Control Number2007937589
    OCLC/WorldCa193183354

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This book is intricate in all the concepts it deals with, i.e. politics, resource economy and the eclectic types of tribal mercenaries present.4/5. Rebecca Frankel is deputy editor at Foreign is the author of War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love a New York Times bestselling book about canines in combat, the subject of her regular Friday column "Rebecca's War Dog of the Week," featured on The Best Defense.

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likes 2 talking about this. Shane Bryant, a former Explosive Detection Dog Handler in Afghanistan, teams up with author Tony Park to write Shane's life story.

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War Dogs Chapter One HELL-BENT The e-mail confirmed it: the delivery was back on track, after weeks of maddening, inexplicable delays. It wasand the e-mail said that a cargo plane had just lifted off from a military airstrip in Hungary and was banking east over the Black Sea toward Kyrgyzstan, some three thousand miles Edition: Media Tie-In.

Would you consider the audio edition of War Dogs to be better than the print version. No, nothing beats a book in your hands, but I did enjoy the story and the performance via audio. What did you like best about this story. I enjoyed the story line.

It kept me interested and wanting more. Some war heroes stood tall on four legs!.Dogs of War is a graphic novel that tells the stories of the canine military heroes of World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War.

This collection of three fictional stories was inspired by historic battles and real military practice. Check out this great listen on When Jason Walker and his dog MMax are both badly injured in an IED explosion while serving in the European war inthey are evacuated back to the United States for the chance to recuperate and heal.

But before the two can reach the relative safety. Stories of dogs and their human handlers on the front lines of war. Frankel tells the stories of canines and their companions who have aided soldiers in the first and second world wars, Vietnam, and the recent wars in Iraq and : Rebecca Frankel.

Buy a cheap copy of War Dogs book by Greg Bear. Free shipping over $ Synopsis. JanuaryAlbania Two masked men pull David Packouz (Miles Teller) out of a trunk and start beating him. One of the men holds a gun to David's face.

We hear David's voice saying what kind of gun it is, and he adds that he is an international arms dealer. Rebecca Frankel; Foreword by Thomas E. Ricks. Rebecca Frankel is deputy editor at Foreign is the author of War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love a New York Times bestselling book about canines in combat, the subject of her regular Friday column "Rebecca's War Dog of the Week," featured on The Best Defense.

Her work has appeared in The Wall Street Cited by: 1. The War Dogs true story reveals that Miles Teller's character's girlfriend Iz (Ana De Armas) was inspired by David Packouz's real-life Spanish girlfriend at the time, a fellow massage therapist who Guy Lawson refers to in his book as "Sara." The pregnancy and daughter that David Packouz (Miles Teller) has with Iz in the film is based on his.

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The Gurus came in peace, bearing gifts. "War Dogs" is several things - a book about the history of dogs in wars, about the current training and practice of dogs in the military, about how the dogs interact with their handlers and with others, and about the rehabilitative effects of dogs.

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Directed by Todd Phillips. With Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz, Gregg Weiner. Loosely based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a three hundred million dollar contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan/10(K).Book review War Dog by Martin Booth () T his is a story about Jet, a black Labrador cross bitch, who is requisitioned by the army at the beginning of the Second World War.

Jet starts life as a poacher's dog. Her first master, Fred Parry, gives her a superb training .