Where Men Win Glory

Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman

Hardcover edition
Author Jon Krakauer
Cover artist Jon Krakauer
Country United States
Language English
Subject Pat Tillman
Genre Biography
Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date
September 15, 2009
Media type Print (hardcover)
Pages 416 pp.
ISBN 0-385-52226-6
OCLC 230729837
LC Class GV939.T49K73 2008
Preceded by Under the Banner of Heaven
Followed by Three Cups of Deceit

Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman, a 2009 book written by Jon Krakauer, is a biography of Pat Tillman, an American football player who left his professional career and enlisted in the United States Army after the September 11 attacks. To write the book, Krakauer drew heavily upon Tillman's journals, interviews with the Tillman family, Boots On the Ground by Dusk: My Tribute to Pat Tillman by Mary Tillman, and extensive research on the ground in Afghanistan.


While at a Sundance screening of the documentary film The Tillman Story (2010), Tillman's youngest brother Richard was asked about Krakauer's book. His response was "that guy's a piece of ..." [1]


  1. "24 Frames". Los Angeles Times.

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