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Final Salute

A Story of Unfinished Lives

by Jim Sheeler

Hardcover, 280 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $25.95 |

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Final Salute
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A Story of Unfinished Lives
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A survey of the way America honors fallen soldiers follows the experiences of a Marine major whose duties include casualty notification, a responsibility involving unexpected and untrained acts of compassion.

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A Messenger For The Marines: Steve Beck's Story

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A 'Final Salute' to Fallen Marines

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