My War - A Wife's Story

My War A Wife s Story This book is an account of my family s experiences living in Riyadh Saudi Arabia during Desert Shield Storm later known as the First Gulf War in My husband was an Infantry officer with the

  • Title: My War - A Wife's Story
  • Author: Kathleen Cochran
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 448
  • Format: Paperback
  • This book is an account of my family s experiences living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during Desert Shield Storm later known as the First Gulf War in 1990 1991 My husband was an Infantry officer with the U.S Army and I was a teacher at an Arabic Women s Language School Our children attended the International School It was a year of challenges and amazing opportunities.This book is an account of my family s experiences living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during Desert Shield Storm later known as the First Gulf War in 1990 1991 My husband was an Infantry officer with the U.S Army and I was a teacher at an Arabic Women s Language School Our children attended the International School It was a year of challenges and amazing opportunities It was the year of my war, the one I lived through.

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    About “Kathleen Cochran

    • Kathleen Cochran

      Please visit me on HubPages where I have excerpts from all my books, some of my poetry and than 100 hubs on various topics Search Kathleen CochranBorn to a preacher school teacher and a homemaker in a town known best for Patti Page and the Dalton Brothers a singer and bank robbers , my sister and brother and I were moved to Georgia when our mother remarried a man who designed airplanes.I studied writing at the University of Georgia, then put those dreams on hold to marry my high school sweetheart and travel the world for the next 20 years as a soldier s better half Our three children visited five continents before they ever visited Florida, our next door neighbor when the Army career was over.My professional career was built on newspaper reporting and editing, then a couple of tours of duty with not for profits I always needed the save the world element to the work I was doing.Once three college educations were paid for, I fulfilled my own dream of writing full time The result is five books in five years that are available on I just released my first mystery It s about a woman who finds herself in Heaven only to learn she has been murdered.Thanks to my avid reader daughter who generously told me about GoodReads I m looking forward to meeting some avid readers Kathleen Cochran

    134 thoughts on “My War - A Wife's Story

    • A very personal and up close look at how life was for an American family living in Saudi Arabia during Desert Shield/Storm. Full of so many personal details and observations giving us a glimpse in another culture. You can feel the author's emotions during so many of these harrowing moments. This book was written in such a down to earth easy to read story. Gives me much greater appreciation what families living there experienced during those crazy times. I highly recommend this book for a great r [...]


    • i was completely enthralled with this book. I don't think I was aware of military families being in that area of the world during Desert Storm. The author does a tremendous job of making this part of her life "come alive" for the reader. I simply could not put the book down! I received my copy free through .


    • This is really well written. I will recommend this to others. It paints a vivid picture of the life of a military wife in Saudi Arabia.


    • I was interested in this book for the opportunity to read and learn about a way of life different from my own, and it did not disappoint. Well written and engaging, the story gave me a glimpse into not one, but two different cultures, and although both are different from my own, it was easy to feel a connection and relate to the stories of these other families.I received this book free through the giveaway program, and though I am not required to write a review, I very much enjoyed the book, an [...]



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