inspiring memoir from one of the world's most elite warriors, Eric
Greitens recounts in remarkable detail his time as a Navy SEAL—from the
most harrowing encounters and brutal attacks, to the lessons learned
from his humanitarian efforts.
About the Author
Eric Greitens was born and raised in Missouri. After earning a
Ph.D. as a Rhodes Scholar and serving as a humanitarian volunteer
overseas, Eric joined the Navy SEALs. A boxing champion and a decorated
combat veteran, he is the founder of the nonprofit The Mission Continues
and the author of the New York Times bestseller The Heart and the Fist.
Praise for The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL…
"If you're in despair about America's future, meet my hero - Eric
Greitens. His life and this book reminds us that America remains the
land of the brave and generous. The heart and fist are just the
combination we need."