By George W. Bush
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A shiny choice of oil work and tales via President George W. Bush honoring the sacrifice and braveness of America’s army veterans. With Forewords by means of former First woman Laura Bush and normal Peter speed, sixteenth Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
starting to be out of President Bush’s personal outreach and the continued paintings of the George W. Bush Institute's army carrier Initiative, Portraits of braveness brings jointly sixty-six full-color pictures and a four-panel mural painted via President Bush of individuals of the USA army who've served our state with honor due to the fact that 9/11—and whom he has come to grasp in my view.
Our women and men in uniform have confronted down enemies, liberated thousands, and in doing so confirmed the real compassion of our country. frequently, they go back domestic with injuries—both seen and invisible—that accentuate the demanding situations of transitioning into civilian existence. as well as those burdens, learn exhibits a civilian-military divide. Seventy-one percentage of usa citizens say they've got little realizing of the problems dealing with veterans, and veterans agree: eighty-four percentage say that the general public has "little knowledge" of the problems dealing with them and their families.
each one portray during this meticulously produced hardcover quantity is observed through the inspiring tale of the veteran depicted, written through the President. Readers can see the faces of these who replied the nation’s name and examine from their bravery at the battlefield, their trips to restoration, and the continuing management and contributions they're making as civilians. It is President Bush’s hope that those tales of braveness and resilience will honor our women and men in uniform, spotlight their relatives and caregivers who undergo the load in their sacrifice, and support american citizens know the way we will be able to help our veterans and empower them to succeed.
President Bush will donate his web writer proceeds from PORTRAITS OF COURAGE to the George W. Bush Presidential heart, a non-profit association whose army carrier Initiative works to make sure that post-9/11 veterans and their households make winning transitions to civilian lifestyles with a spotlight on gaining significant employment and overcoming the invisible wounds of conflict.
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