Fire Road: The Napalm Girl’s Journey through the Horrors of War to Faith, Forgiveness, and Peace

Fire Road: The Napalm Girl’s Journey through the Horrors of War to Faith, Forgiveness, and Peace ⇫ Types of text ⑇ Fire Road: The Napalm Girl’s Journey through the Horrors of War to Faith, Forgiveness, and Peace ⩽ Kindle Ebook By Kim Phuc Phan Thi ⫯ Napalm girl Kim Phuc Girl in the Picture gained inadvertent fame as a 1970s antiwar icon when a photographer took a picture of her as she ran naked from a napalm attack in Vietnam Kim Phuc now provides the story behind the photo, chronicling her idyllic Vietnamese childhood in a prosperous home, the effects of the painful burns across her body, and her personal trials as she traveled from Vietnam to Cuba and then to Canada Her Christian conversion is central to her journey, and much of the memoir attests to Gods power in her life Kim Phuc, raised within the CaoDai religion of Vietnam, explains how she found solace in Jesuss suffering and in the stories of Paul after coming across the New Testament in a Saigon library Vietnamese minders working for the Communist government were a constant presence in her life as officials begin to realize Kim Phucs value as Vietnams token propaganda tool Although the books faith elements are uplifting and Kim Phucs descriptions of her conversion are heartfelt, the writing is most lively when she describes her frustrations with the Cold War and its negative impact on her recovery However, throughout her journey, marked by distractions, abuses, and false starts, Kim Phuc exhibits forceful resolve, steely self determination, and seemingly limitless empathy This spare and lucid memoir will touch readers of all faiths and nationalities Publishers WeeklyMore than four decades ago, her excruciating pain was exposed in a photo that made headlines around the world Only now is she fully revealing the depth of her scarringto both body and soul.Its a moment forever captured, an iconic image that has come to define the horror and violence of the Vietnam War Nine year old Kim Phuc running in agony moments after napalm bombs fell from the sky, bringing hellish fire that burned away her clothing and seared deep into her skin.Left for dead in a hospital morgue, Kim miraculously survivedbut her journey toward healing was only beginning When the napalm bombs dropped, everything Kim knew and relied on exploded along with them her beloved home and village, her countrys freedom, as well as her childhood innocence and happiness Kims coming years would be marked by agonizing treatments for her burns, incessant physical pain throughout her body, and being handled for political propaganda Kim survived the pain of her body ablaze, but how could she possibly survive the pain of her devastated soul Fire Road is a story of both unrelenting horror and unexpected hope, a harrowing tale of life changed in an instant In this stunning first hand account of struggling to find answers in a world that only seemed to bring anguish, Kim ultimately discovers strength in someone who had suffered himself, transforming her tragedy into an unshakable faith.From the flap HC edition GET OUT RUN THEY ARE GOING TO DESTROY THIS WHOLE PLACE The soldiers commands left no room for ambiguity With us children leading the way, we fled the outbuildings we ran toward the front of the temple grounds we made our way from the property onto the adjacent road, Trang Bangs Route 1 and we pedaled our legs as fast as they could carry us as hell rose up to clutch earth.Seconds later, I caught sight of an airplane closing in on me It was jolting to take in something so immense, so fast, and so earth shatteringly loud, and the magnitude of its presence left me paralyzed there on the road Perhaps I would have stood there for an eternity, my feet unable to move, were it not for what I saw next.The fly by was not an inconsequential event, for falling from that underbelly were four large ice black bombs I knew I had to flee These were not bombs that fell heavily from the sky, as I had heard that bombs would do no, these bombs all but floated down There was something sinister in those cans.Nooo Nooo I screamed to nobody but the air surrounding me, all of the other children and soldiers having disappeared into the dense clouds of smoke that now encroached I will die here on this road I will be taken to death in these flames. 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  • 336 pages
  • Kim Phuc Phan Thi
  • English
  • 23 April 2016