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The Ranger Way: Living the Code On and Off the Battlefield

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Kris Paronto

Narrated By: Kris Paronto

Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA

Date: June 2017

Duration: 5 hours 52 minutes


Discover the USA Today bestselling self-help memoir from a former Army Ranger, a hero of the 2012 Benghazi siege, and the subject of the book and movie 13 Hours, as he shares life-changing lessons of discipline, motivation, success, and peace. Thousands of people have heard Kris "Tanto" Paronto speak about his experiences in Benghazi on September 11, 2012. But before he was a security contractor, Tanto was a US Army Ranger from 2nd Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment. In The Ranger Way, Tanto shares stories from his training experiences that played a role in his team's heroic response in Benghazi on September 11, 2012. Being a Ranger is, by design, not for everyone, but anyone can use the expectations and techniques of Ranger culture to achieve personal victory. Tanto shows you how to define your mission, set goals that are in alignment with your values, and develop a battle plan that will maximize your chances of success. You will learn why you should never quit and why that is different from never failing. Tanto uses his experiences in Basic and Ranger Training to explore how to deal with mistakes and disappointment like a leader, accept responsibility, and turn every obstacle into an opportunity for growth. You will learn why service and sacrifice will help you succeed-and how the power of humility, strength, faith, and brotherhood will sustain you on the road to accomplishing your mission. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Geneva} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Geneva; min-height: 16.0px} p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Geneva} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Geneva; min-height: 16.0px}


  • cynthia k

    I bought this book to better understand my son, who graduated Ranger School a year ago. It's surely a good book with excellent words to the wise listener. Glad I read it, and I mailed him a hard copy yesterday. I would recommend it to anyone headed to the military, especially overseas military.

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  • Paul M

    This is one you could listen to several times. Highly recommend it for young men thinking about where they want to go in life. Not bad for old dudes like me either. It's not just one of those "Look what I came through and how tough I am now books". He goes deep into his own life and walks through his failures and how he overcame them. I would call this a must for anyone going into the Military or finding out that life has struggles.

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  • Catherine L T.

    This is fantastic. We owe so much to men like Kris Tanto Paronto. Keep the books and testimony coming. Thank you for your service Tanto.