Evan McGorman is the author of Life in the French Foreign Legion ( avg rating, ratings, 13 reviews, published ). Life in the French Foreign Legion: How to Join and What to Expect When You Get There. Evan McGorman. from: $ Top of Page. My Account · Billing. Evan McGorman. In , Evan McGorman read a magazine article about the French Foreign Legion and was amazed to discover it still existed. For the next six.

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Kcgorman rated it really liked it Nov 24, Explore the Home Gift Guide. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. He details the basic training and goes through the rank structure and the makeup of the various divisions within the Legion.

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The author seems very trustworthy, in that mcgormxn doesn’t make unbelievable claims and seems very genuine about his time spent in the Legion and how he feels about his service there. Want to Read saving…. Just stay home and play Memoir ’44 or Call of Duty instead. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Robert V McClelland rated it it mcgormzn amazing Oct 11, McGorman evam his narrative where it logically should, i. Charles Sloden rated it it was amazing Oct 12, Plus you can clearly see the author’s point: Ahmad Kurdi rated it really liked it May 21, He talks of his internal struggles and how he successfully completed his contract and how he was impressed that on the very last day that the commandant came out to meet each member for the last time and to offer them a final chance to stay.


There are no discussion evna on this book yet. Clearly, the Legion is not a picnic nor is it for the faint-hearted! Life in the French Foreign Legion.

Evan McGorman (Author of Life in the French Foreign Legion)

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Sep 26, Noah rated it it was amazing. Mcgormman was all based on experience in the early 90s so things might have changed then. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Plus there are also inane french customs that would foster a lot of ennui and ressentiment. Running and cleaning corvee seem to be the two big habits the officers immediately instill in new recruits as soon as they get within sniffing distance of the base. Refresh and try again. Brian rated it it was amazing Nov 17, Five stars for delivering exactly what is promised: The book is filled with adventure and grueling misadventure from the dreaded corvee choresto being stranded in the deserts of Africa, to coming under attack during his time in Sarajevo.

Charles Lynch rated it it was amazing May 21, This is his first book. Mar 08, Tom rated it really liked it.

Published January 1st by Hellgate Press first published December 1st Nothing but informative, not for someone looking for endless adventure and firefights however. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Provide feedback about this page.

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The French Foreign Legion: I would recommend this book to anyone interested in joining the Legion, or anyone who is simply curious about how the Legion operates, though some practices may be outdated since the author’s time spent there.


Present-day circumstances have relegated the Legion to more of the role of a peace-time army, but it still finds itself responding to the occasional crisis in Africa and around the world. Many of the legends you grew up with no longer apply, so whatever you’ve heard probably does not reflect the reality of service today. He also, perhaps, most evam, takes the time to tell you mcgormab the hopeful egan to join the Legion would want, or need to know, and even provides some tips on how to keep in line and enjoy yourself.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Inafter having served four years in the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery, he went to France where he signed on for a five-year stint with the Legion.

Yes, it still does indeed offer protection for certain lamsters too. Finally, Evan ends his narrative where it logically should, i.

Subsequently, his narrative svan everything you’d need to know about regimental life: Nov 19, John marked it as to-read. Learn more about Amazon Prime. George Serebrennikov rated it really liked it Jan 04, Don’t expect Beau Geust because you will not get it.

He currently resides in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.