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A Private Battle is a compilation of secret journals, one kept by "Connie" Ryan and the other by his wife Kathryn Morgan Ryan. Kathryn found her husband's record only after his death. We are given the privilege of living A private battle book pain and love of these two remarkable people as they experience the finiteness of life cut short and its effects on their entire by: A Private Battle is a compilation of secret journals, one kept by "Connie" Ryan and the other by his wife Kathryn Morgan Ryan.
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Cornelius Ryan's private battle with cancer is openly recounted by him and by his wife Kathryn in this combination of journals they both kept secret from each other as his disease progressed to its inevitable conclusion.
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By letting us in, Ryan tells us more--other--than we knew before, and more than his wife tells in her umbrella-reconstruction of how he lived with, and in spite of, a gaining enemy for four years.
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The Private War of Corporal Henson by E. Michael Helms is a semi-autobiographical memoir which is about a Corporal named Nathan Henson and is also the sequel to The Proud Bastards. Although, I didn't get to read E. Michael Helm's previous book,/5.
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