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The Resource Taking my life back : my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing, Rebekah Gregory with Anthony Flacco

Taking my life back : my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing, Rebekah Gregory with Anthony Flacco

Label
Taking my life back : my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing
Title
Taking my life back
Title remainder
my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing
Statement of responsibility
Rebekah Gregory with Anthony Flacco
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On April 15, 2013, Rebekah Gregory and her five-year-old son waited at the finish line of the Boston Marathon to support a friend who was running. When the blasts of terrorists' homemade bombs packed with nails and screws went off three feet away, Rebekah's legs took the brunt of the blast, protecting her son from certain death. Eighteen surgeries and sixty-five procedures later, her left leg was amputated. Now Gregory shares the story of her personal journey through abuse, mistakes, and pain and into the arms of Jesus. She explores the peace we experience when we learn to trust God with every part of our lives-- the good, the bad, and even the terrifying
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Rebekah
Dewey number
  • 277.3/083092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR1725.G8617
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Flacco, Anthony
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gregory, Rebekah
  • Christian biography
  • Boston Marathon Bombing, Boston, Mass., 2013
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Amputees
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Religious
  • RELIGION / Christian Life / Inspirational
Label
Taking my life back : my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing, Rebekah Gregory with Anthony Flacco
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Bombs and hospitals -- Finding my way -- Hiding from shadows -- The whirlwind -- Running toward a new normal -- Where we landed -- Conclusion: Happy continuations
Control code
ocn951643259
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
230 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780800728212
Lccn
2016048311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 1242816
  • (Sirsi) o951643259
  • (OCoLC)951643259
Label
Taking my life back : my story of faith, determination, and surviving the Boston Marathon bombing, Rebekah Gregory with Anthony Flacco
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Bombs and hospitals -- Finding my way -- Hiding from shadows -- The whirlwind -- Running toward a new normal -- Where we landed -- Conclusion: Happy continuations
Control code
ocn951643259
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
230 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780800728212
Lccn
2016048311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 1242816
  • (Sirsi) o951643259
  • (OCoLC)951643259

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