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Spirit Mission Audiobook

Spirit Mission: A Novel

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An MH-47G Chinook helicopter departs formation in the Iraqi night. The mission is unauthorized. The objective is reckless. But to save a friend, Sam Avery and his crew of Night Stalkers have prepared for one last flight.

ISIS operatives in Tal Afar, Iraq, have captured American aid worker Henry Stillmont. Avery knows Stillmont as "the Guru", the West Point squad leader who taught him about brotherhood, loyalty, and when to break the rules as a young cadet 25 years ago. Sam will risk his career and his life to save him.

As they near their target, Sam reflects on his time in the crucible of the United States Military Academy. West Point made Sam the leader he is. But his fellow cadets made him the man that he is. The ideals of duty, honor, and country have echoed throughout his life and drive him and his comrades as they undertake their final and most audacious spirit mission.

©2016 Ted Russ (P)2016 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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    Outstanding recollections of realistic events told with some fictional aspects to protect the guilty... Some mispronounced words in the audio version which was like nails on a chalkboard for an insider. That said, this story will continue to have positive impact on the morale of the Long Gray Line for a long, long time!!! Thank you Ted for this gift and all of your selfless service.

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