This is a summary of Mitchell Zuckoff´s 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi, the harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi. This book presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya. A team of six American security operators fought to repel the attackers and protect the Americans stationed there. Those men went beyond the call of duty, performing extraordinary acts of courage and heroism, to avert tragedy on a much larger scale. This is their personal account, never before told, of what happened during the 13 hours of that now-infamous attack. 13 HOURS sets the record straight on what happened during a night that has been shrouded in mystery and controversy. Written by New York Times best-selling author Mitchell Zuckoff, this riveting book takes listeners into the action-packed story of heroes who laid their lives on the line for one another, for their countrymen, and for their country. 13 HOURS is a stunning, eye-opening, and intense book - but most importantly, it is the truth. The story of what happened to these men - and what they accomplished - is unforgettable. Available in a variety of formats, this summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don´t have the current time to devour all of it. You get the main summary along with all of the benefits and lessons the actual book has to offer. This summary is intended to be used with reference to the original book. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tom Johnson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/068921/bk_acx0_068921_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This is a summary of Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, and George Spafford´s The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win. Bill is an IT manager at Parts Unlimited. It´s Tuesday morning and on his drive into the office, Bill gets a call from the CEO. The company´s new IT initiative, code named Phoenix Project, is critical to the future of Parts Unlimited, but the project is massively over budget and very late. The CEO wants Bill to report directly to him and fix the mess in 90 days or else Bill´s entire department will be outsourced. With the help of a prospective board member and his mysterious philosophy of The Three Ways, Bill starts to see that IT work has more in common with manufacturing plant work than he ever imagined. With the clock ticking, Bill must organize work flow, streamline interdepartmental communications, and effectively serve the other business functions at Parts Unlimited. In a fast-paced and entertaining style, three luminaries of the DevOps movement deliver a story that anyone who works in IT will recognize. Listeners will not only learn how to improve their own IT organizations, they´ll never view IT the same way again. Available in a variety of formats, this summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book, but don´t have the current time to devour the actual book. You get the main summary, along with all of the benefits and lessons the actual book has to offer. This summary is not intended to be used without reference to the original book. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tristan Wright. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062832/bk_acx0_062832_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This is a summary of Jen Sincero´s You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life. The summary provides listeners with step-by-step information on how to change and fully transform both their professional and personal lives. The book takes you on a wonderful journey, leading you to awesomeness while living the life of your dreams. Sincero will assist you in figuring out why you are who you are, shining a light on all the nooks and crannies of things keeping you back. She will then be helping you settle into the correct mental frame - the first step you need to do in order to be amazing. Lastly, you will know how to continue being awesome even when you go through obstacles and challenges in your life. You´re already a winner. You´ve always been one. All you need to do is realize it. The book will help you in this department. Its aim is to help you achieve your potential, ensuring you become the best person you can be in this life. All of the things you require are within reach. You only need the right tools to access them. The book You Are a Badass gives you a chance to achieve greatness and awesomeness like never before. The only thing required of you is the courage to dive into the unknown. Set aside your fears, and stop listening to people who do nothing but pull you down. You´ve got only one life to live, so why not embrace all things that are good? The bottom line is that you are a badass, and it´s about time you let the entire world know about it. This summary is aimed at those who want to capture the gist of the book but don´t have the current time to listen to the whole thing. You get an overview of the book with the ins and outs of how to defend yourself against everything that´s preventing you from achieving your desires. Ant Hive Media reads every chapter, extracts the understanding, and leaves you with a new perspective. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David N Baker. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/058650/bk_acx0_058650_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.