American Commander: Serving a Country Worth Fighting for and Training the Brave Soldiers Who Lead the Way

Version: Unabridged
Author: Scott McEwen , Ryan Zinke
Narrator: Daniel Butler
Genres: Biography & Memoir
Publisher: Thomas Nelson on Brilliance Audio
Published In: November 2016
# of Units: 10 CDs
Length: 11 hours
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Overview

In recent years, the world has learned just what is required to bravely serve America through SEAL Team Six. Now, for the first time, we hear from their commander.

As a 23-year veteran of the United States Navy SEAL Teams, Ryan Zinke received two Bronze Stars for battle valor, and eventually rose to command the elite members of SEAL Team Six. During his career, Zinke trained and commanded many of the men who would one day run the covert operations to hunt down Osama Bin Laden and save Captain Phillips (Maersk Alabama). He also served as mentor to now famous SEALs Marcus Luttrell (Lone Survivor) and Chris Kyle (American Sniper).

Written with #1 New York Times bestselling co-author of American Sniper, Scott McEwen, American Commander will offer readers the hard-hitting, no nonsense style the SEALs are known for.

When Zinke signs with the U.S. Navy he turns his sights on joining the ranks of the most elite fighting force, the SEALs. He eventually reaches the top of the SEAL Teams as an assault team commander at SEAL Team Six. Zinke shares what it takes to train and motivate the most celebrated group of warriors on earth and then send them into harm s way. Through it, he shares his proven problem-solving approach: Situation, Mission, Execution, Command and Control, Logistics.

American Commander also covers Zinke s experience in running for Montana s sole seat in the United States Congress. Zinke s passion for his country shines as he conveys his vision to revitalize American exceptionalism. Scott McEwen and Ryan Zinke take readers behind the scenes and into the heart of America s most-feared fighting force. American Commander will inspire a new generation of leaders charged with restoring a bright future for our children s children.

Author Details

Author Details

McEwen, Scott

Scott McEwen is the #1 "New York Times "bestselling coauthor of Chris Kyle s autobiography, "American Sniper, "which was made into the highest grossing war film of all time, directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper. He is the coauthor, with Thomas Koloniar, of the national bestselling Sniper Elite series: "One-Way Trip, Target America, "and "The Sniper and the Wolf. "A trial attorney in San Diego, California, McEwen works with and provides support for several military charitable organizations, including The Navy SEAL Foundation.