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All the ways we kill and die

Brian Castner

All the ways we kill and die

an elegy for a fallen comrade and the hunt for his killer

by Brian Castner

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detection,
  • United States,
  • Improvised explosive devices,
  • Officers,
  • Ordnance disposal units,
  • Campaigns,
  • United States. Air Force,
  • American Personal narratives,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-340).

    Other titlesElegy for a fallen comrade and the hunt for his killer
    StatementBrian Castner
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.43.S39 C37 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination340 pages
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27207288M
    ISBN 101628726547
    ISBN 109781628726541
    LC Control Number2015040029
    OCLC/WorldCa914219087

    Leah Kaminsky, is a physician and award-winning debut novel The Waiting Room won the prestigious Voss Literary Prize (Vintage Australia , Harper Perennial US ). We're all Going to Die has been described as ‘a joyful book about death' (Harper Collins, ). She edited Writer MD (Knopf US, starred on Booklist) and co-authored Cracking the Code (Vintage )/5(6).   But it was enough that we knew that she wasn’t above killing kids. So we weren’t totally unprepared for losing Sirius. It helped that rumors ran rampant that someone was going to die in book 5 (though I was sure it was going to be Arthur). Key Takeaway 3: Prepare your audience with rumors Key Takeaway 4: Kill off a minor-ish character firstAuthor: Preeti Chhibber.


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