Download Audiobook The Giant Killer: American Hero, Mercenary, Spy… The Incredible True Story of the Smallest Man to Serve in the U.S. Military – Green Beret Captain Richard J. Flaherty by David A. Yuzuk in English

The Giant Killer: American Hero, Mercenary, Spy... The Incredible True Story of the Smallest Man to Serve in the U.S. Military - Green Beret Captain Richard J. Flaherty

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At 4′ 9″ 97 lbs, Richard J. Flaherty is believed to be the smallest man to ever serve within the US army. Needing a congressional waiver simply to affix the military, he achieved the not possible by changing into a Inexperienced Beret captain and a Vietnam vet struggle hero, incomes the Silver Star, two Bronze Stars, and two Purple Hearts – one hundred and first Airborne and third Particular Forces Group.Author and police officer David Yuzuk befriended Richard J. Flaherty in 1999, when Flaherty was dwelling homeless on the streets of Miami. Flaherty warned Yuzuk that asking too many questions on his secretive life could possibly be dangerous for Yuzuk’s profession and harmful to his personal well being. Certain sufficient, eight hours after Yuzuk made a name to verify Flaherty’s identification, Flaherty was killed in a hit-and-run and that set the stage for a bewildering plummet down a rabbit gap of CIA conspiracies and shadow governments. It could be the final investigation in Yuzuk’s 20-year police profession, stretching from the bloody jungles of Vietnam to the damaging streets of Iraq and Venezuela.In riveting rifle, rucksack fashion writer David Yuzuk takes you deep into the jungles of Vietnam to stroll within the fight boots of America’s smallest soldier, Richard Flaherty. Beginning with the bloody Tet Offensive, Flaherty and his items are engaged in harrowing, nonstop motion. Written with in depth entry to surviving members of the one hundred and first Airborne and third Particular Forces Group, on-the-ground eyewitnesses, relations, and associates, in addition to archival and declassified army information, Yuzuk has created a gripping narrative of Richard Flaherty’s inspiring life and profession. Yuzuk additionally releases by no means printed data of a covert operation Flaherty labored with the intention to find and get well a just lately declassified stolen weapon of mass destruction (Mission Inexperienced Gentle).Primary New York Occasions greatest vendor.”Big Killers are amongst us – writer David Yuzuk walked with one and returned with this story.” (Doug Stanton, writer)

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