15 Years of War

How the Longest War in U.S. History Affected a Military Family in Love, Loss, and the Cost Of Service

Kristine Schellhaas

Date Published :
October 2017
Publisher :
Savas Beatie
Illustration :
60 images
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ISBN : 9781611213485
Pages : 384
Dimensions : 9 X 6 inches
In stock


Less than 1% of our nation will ever serve in our armed forces, leaving many to wonder what life is really like for military families.

He answers the call of duty in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Pacific; she keeps the home fires burning. Worlds apart, and in the face of indescribable grief, their relationship is pushed to the limits.

15 Years of War: How the Longest War in U.S. History Affected a Military Family in Love, Loss, and the Cost Of Service provides a unique he said/she said perspective on coping with war in modern-day America. It reveals a true account of how a dedicated Marine and his equally committed spouse faced unfathomable challenges and achieved triumph, from the days just before 9/11 through 15 years of training workups, deployments, and other separations.

This story of faith, love, and resilience offers insight into how a decade and a half of war has redefined what it means to be a military family.

About The Author

Kristine Schellhaas’s success as an entrepreneur and nationally known advocate for military families is the result of her unwavering passion, fearless commitment, and unique authenticity. Kristine has spent nearly two decades with her Marine, and has dedicated thousands of volunteer hours helping military families through five wartime deployments.She and her recently retired Marine reside in the Pacific Northwest with their two children and their dogs. Kristine enjoys reading, good red wine with friends, and celebrating life.To book Kristine for speaking or to discover more about her, please visit KristineSpeaks.com, or connect with her on social media.

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