You can have goals and you can have greatness. This is the story of having both.
Who chooses the military life, and why do they stay? Living on Higher Ground is a long-awaited inside look at the call of duty and lifelong rewards of the military experience, from a man who has lived it all. From his boyhood beginnings in rural North Carolina to his commission in the United States Air Force and his rise to the Pentagon, author Paul Lawrence Vann shows us a clear path to success we can each follow. This inspiring story of close family ties, clear thinking, challenges, losses, friendship, and faith, shows you how to explore the terrain of your own greatest potential-in the military or any life path.
This book is a national treasure.
Learn how you can:
See beyond your current circumstances
Recognize the defining moments in your life
Make every decision count
Build a legacy of friendship wherever you go
Believe in something greater than yourself-and serve it
Includes 26 quick-step action plans for living with passion and purpose in your life.