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Author Parr, Jerry.

Title In the secret service : the true story of the man who saved President Reagan's life / Jerry Parr, with Carolyn Parr
Published Carol Stream, IL : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., 2013
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Description 1 online resource (326 pages) : color illustrations
Summary Meet Jerry Parr. In 1981, he was the agent standing next to Ronald Reagan when John Hinckley, Jr., stepped out of the crowd, intent on killing the president. <i>In the Secret Service</i> is an adrenaline-filled ride through the life of the agent who saved Ronald Reagan's life. Jerry spent much of his life as a silent eyewitness to history, with a gun at his fingertips. What motivates a man who is ready at a moment's notice to step into the path of a bullet' In <i>In the Secret Service,</i> you'll also follow Jerry's inner journey. That journey led him from the halls of the powerful to the streets of the poor in Washington, D.C., to the mountain passes of war-torn El Salvador to help orphans.<br/><br/>You won't want to miss this insider's perspective on the Secret Service and a look into the heart of a man who was-and is-ready to sacrifice himself for another. At times heart-pounding, at times heartrending, this richly textured memoir of a Secret Service Agent will first move you to the edge of your seat, then to the depths of your soul
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Parr, Jerry.
Reagan, Ronald -- Assassination attempt, 1981
United States. Secret Service -- Biography.
United States. Secret Service -- History.
Presidents -- Protection -- United States.
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1414388918 (electronic bk)
9781414388915 (electronic bk)