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Life in the French Foreign Legion : Evan McGorman :

Evan McGorman explains in detail how to apply to get into this elite corps, what roreign expect if accepted, and how to make the most of the experience. While the author lays claim to no regrets about his years with the Legion, he’s soberingly honest about why he wouldn’t necessarily recommend it: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. You follow the author from his initial consideration to join at home, until some time after he left his service after his initial 5 year contract.

Ships from and sold by sweethomeliquid2. Looking for beautiful books? John Pigg rated it really liked it Jan 16, Of the many hours spent just cleaning for cleaning sake the author has very defined views. InEvan McGorman read a magazine article about the French Foreign Legion and was amazed to discover it still existed.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. George Serebrennikov rated it really liked it Fordign 04, liff The book is a practical handbook on the legion for those who are thinking about joining and an interesting documentary for those who are just interested how the everydays are passed in the most notorious army of the world.


Very enjoyable and I’m very grateful that the author took the time to write down his experiences and give insight and advice to those considering. Russell Books Ltd Condition: He covers just about everything you need to know: Finally, Evan ends his narrative where it logically should, i. It is frencb alright but it takes a lot of psychological endurance and the ability to overcome monotony; that with the occasional life-threatening situation on a tour makes you think twice doreign joining.

Clearly, the Legion is not a picnic nor is it for the faint-hearted! The author seems very trustworthy, in that he doesn’t make unbelievable claims and seems very genuine about his time spent in the Legion and how he feels about his service there. Our customer reviews I read the previous edition of this book out of sheer interest and with no intention of joining – if things haven’t changed since the writing of this book, women are still not allowed to join to Foreign Legion anyway.

But he adds the daily, mundane, tidbits the one foreigb expect. Dec 06, Derek Perumean rated it really liked it Shelves: What makes Biblio different? Once you start reading, it is hard to put down this book.

Life in the French Foreign Legion

Nikg rated it liked it Dec 18, Ln of the book is dedicated to his experiences in those places. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Want to Read saving…. One definite truism beyond everything else: Craig rated it liked it Jan 19, The author seems very trustworth As someone who legio strongly considering joining the Legion, I found this book very helpful, enlightening, and entertaining to read.

Good binding and cover. Ships from and sold by Amazon. To the point where he describes strategies used to desert the Legion and make it back to your home country without a passport.


Many of the legends you grew up with no longer apply, so whatever you’ve heard probably does not lfe the reality of service today. Mar 08, Tom rated it really liked it.

Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? Overall, I found it hard to put down Though I was often forced to. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Life In the French Foreign Legion

Jeff rated it really liked it Nov 24, The author details all of the steps of becoming a legionaire, the monotony of “corvee” or mcgormsn duty. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers forfign more. The author just does an outstanding job. Jansen Wee rated it liked it Aug 03, There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

M Godding Books Ltd Published: McGorman frencch how to join the Legion and what you can expect when you join. Read reviews that mention foreign legion french foreign beau geste well written life in the ffl want to know life in the french evan mcgorman day to day basic training really enjoyed year contract recommend this book read this book great read great book really good must read need to know kepi blanc.

Fine in Fine dust jacket.