Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2011.
1 online resource : ill., map
Pt. 1. Mind and fist. Iraq ; China ; Boxing
pt. 2. Heart and mind. Bosnia ; Rwanda ; Bolivia ; Oxford
pt. 3. Heart and fist. Officer candidate school ; Seal training ; Hell week ; Advanced combat training ; Afghanistan ; Southeast Asia ; Kenya ; Iraq ; The mission continues.
The author describes how, after working as a humanitarian around the world, he realized that he could do nothing to stop violence or prevent people from becoming refugees and soon joined the elite Navy SEALs, where he drew on his humanitarian training as he battled injustice.