A Charismatic Young Soldier Meets A Tragic End In This Moving And Mesmerizing Account Of The War In Iraq, Hurricane Katrina, And No Safety Net AmericaZackery Bowen Was Thrust Into Two Of America S Largest Recent Debacles He Was One Of The First Soldiers To Encounter The Fledgling Insurgency In Iraq After Years Of Military Service He Returned To New Orleans To Tend Bar And Deliver Groceries In The Weeks Before Hurricane Katrina Made Landfall, He Met Addie Hall, A Pretty And High Spirited Bartender Their Improvised, Hard Partying Endurance During And After The Storm Had News Outlets Around The World Featuring The Couple As The Personification Of What So Many Want To Believe Is The Indomitable Spirit Of New Orleans.But In October 2006, Bowen Leaped From The Rooftop Bar Of A French Quarter Hotel A Note In His Pocket Directed The Police To The Body Of Addie Hall It Was, According To NOPD Veterans, One Of The Most Gruesome Crimes In The City S History How Had This Popular, Handsome Father Of Two Done This Horrible Thing Journalist Ethan Brown Moved From New York City To The French Quarter In Order To Investigate This Question Among The Newsworthy Elements In The Book Is Brown S Discovery That This Tragedy Like So Many Others Could Have Been Avoided If The Military Had Simply Not, In The Words Of Paul Sullivan, Executive Director Of Veterans For Common Sense, Absolutely And Completely Failed This Soldier Shake The Devil Off Is A Mesmerizing Tribute To These Lives Lost.
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- 304 pages
- Shake the Devil Off
- Ethan Brown
- 21 March 2017 Ethan Brown