The Resource Craig & fred : a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other, Craig Grossi, (eAudiobook)

Craig & fred : a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other, Craig Grossi, (eAudiobook)

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Craig & fred : a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other
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Craig & fred
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a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other
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Craig Grossi
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eng
Summary
The uplifting and unforgettable true story of a US Marine, the stray dog he met on an Afghan battlefield, and how they saved each other and now travel America together, "spreading the message of stubborn positivity." In 2010, Sergeant Craig Grossi was doing intelligence work for Marine RECON-the most elite fighters in the Corps-in a remote part of Afghanistan. While on patrol, he spotted a young dog "with a big goofy head and little legs" who didn't seem vicious or run in a pack like most strays they'd encountered. After eating a piece of beef jerky Craig offered-against military regulations-the dog began to follow him. "Looks like you made a friend," another Marine yelled. Grossi heard, "Looks like a 'Fred.'" The name stuck, and a beautiful, life-changing friendship was forged. Fred not only stole Craig's heart; he won over the RECON fighters, who helped Craig smuggle the dog into heavily fortified Camp Leatherneck in a duffel bag-risking jail and Fred's life. With the help of a crew of DHL workers, a sympathetic vet, and a military dog handler, Fred eventually made it to Craig's family in Virginia. Months later, when Craig returned to the U.S., it was Fred's turn to save the wounded Marine from Post-Traumatic Stress. Today, Craig and Fred are touching lives nationwide, from a swampy campground in a Louisiana State Park to the streets of Portland, Oregon, and everywhere in between. A poignant and inspiring tale of hope, resilience, and optimism, with a timeless message at its heart-"it is not what happens to us that matters, but how we respond to it"-Craig & Fred is a shining example of the power of love to transform our hearts and our lives
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Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
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Grossi, Craig
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Read by the author
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  • HarperCollins (Firm)
  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • RBdigial
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  • Grossi, Craig
  • United States
  • Dog owners
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Dog owners
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Craig & fred : a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other, Craig Grossi, (eAudiobook)
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http://saltlakecout.rbdigital.com/#titles/9780062697691
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
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digital storage
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (7 hr., 36 min.)
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online
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
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9780062697691
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Z100122936
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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(MdPfRBL)rbdZ100122936
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager or RBdigital mobile app
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
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Label
Craig & fred : a marine, a stray dog, and how they rescued each other, Craig Grossi, (eAudiobook)
Link
http://saltlakecout.rbdigital.com/#titles/9780062697691
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 hr., 36 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062697691
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
Z100122936
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MdPfRBL)rbdZ100122936
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager or RBdigital mobile app
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
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