In the Company of Heroes: The Personal Story Behind Black Hawk Down

by Michael J. Durant, Steven Hartov

Piloting aU.S.

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 432 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.19 out of 5
  • Published December 5th 2006 by Signet
  • Original Title: In The Company Of Heroes
  • ISBN: 0451219937 (ISBN13: 9780451219930)
  • Edition Language: English

Piloting a U.S. Army Special Operations Blackhawk over Somalia, Michael Durant was shot down with a rocket-propelled grenade on October 3, 1993. With devastating injuries, he was taken prisoner by a Somali warlord. With revealing insight and emotion, he tells the story of what he saw, how he survived, and the courage and heroism that only soldiers under fire could ever know.