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'Black Hawk Down': Read the book because the movie can never do the men who died justice

If you ask most people what they think of Black Hawk Down, then the vast majority of the time the response you’ll get will probably be something along the lines of, “Good movie.” That is understandable, given that it was a blockbuster film in 2001 produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Ridley Scott. 841 more words


Best Game Ever

Bowden, Mark. The Best Game Ever: Giants Vs. Colts, 1958, and the Birth of the Modern NFL. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2008.

Reason read: Football season starts in September. 326 more words

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GIVEAWAY - Killing Pablo by Mark Bowden

Hi all, I am very happy to announce that I have another giveaway to run on my blog :) this time, it’s for ‘Killing Pablo’ by Mark Bowden, the description of which can be found below; 236 more words


In the Company of Heroes by Michael Durant and Steven Hartov

Before I begin this review, I feel that I need to clarify something about the events in Somalia and the Battle of Mogadishu. Though the media and the Clinton administration portrayed the military action in Somalia as a loss, make no mistake, the U.S. 301 more words

Mindfulness Meditation Hypnosis by Mark Bowden

I have ordered many cds from Mark Bowden before mostly covering stress related subjects and now find that as soon as I start listening I am immediately in a relaxed state. 615 more words


Positive Mental Attitude Hypnosis cd Mark Bowden

I have ordered many cds from Mark Bowden over the past few months, all of which I have thoroughly enjoyed. I have covered many stress related topics as well as help to give up cravings and increase motivation on certain subjects. 595 more words

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Black Hawk Down

This book is riveting. You experience this book rather than read it. This is one of those books that you almost need to read in one sitting.  846 more words

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