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Every day is a gift : a memoir / Tammy Duckworth.

Duckworth, Tammy, 1968- (author,, narrator.).

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Milford Public Library 328.73 D (Text to phone) 34013150197823 Adult Nonfiction CD On holds shelf -

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Includes a PDF of photographs.
Compact discs.
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Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
In 2004, an Iraqi grenade blew through the cockpit of Tammy Duckworth's US Army Black Hawk helicopter. The explosion, which destroyed her legs and mangled her right arm, was a turning point in her life. But, as Duckworth shows in this memoir, that moment was just one in a lifetime of extraordinary turns.
Subject: Duckworth, Tammy, 1968-
Women legislators > United States > Biography.
Legislators > United States > Biography.
United States. Congress. Senate > Biography.
Disabled veterans > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Veterans > United States > Biography.
Women veterans > United States > Biography.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Autobiographies.

Syndetic Solutions - Author Notes for ISBN Number 1549108727
Every Day Is a Gift : A Memoir
Every Day Is a Gift : A Memoir
by Duckworth, Tammy (Author, Read by)
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Every Day Is a Gift : A Memoir

Senator Tammy Duckworth is a former U.S. Army lieutenant colonel who has served as the junior United States Senator for Illinois since 2017. A proud Iraq War veteran and helicopter pilot, she represented Illinois's 8th district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2013 to 2017. Before election to office, she served as Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (2009-11) and Director of the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs (2006-09).


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