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2314 Memoirs of a Guide Dog (Apr. 5, 2023)

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Show Notes

To connect with Mark Carlson use one of the following:

You can find Mark Carlson’s books on Amazon or through his publishers. Or you can contact him and get autographed copies.

The two books about his guide dogs that we talked about in this episode were:

Both books are available on BARD.

Below is a list of some of Mark Carlson's books on military strategy:

You can find Mark Carlson's articles in the following magazines:

You can download a more extensive list of Mark Carlson's publications and presentations from:
FUNspeakable Topics Updated February 2023.docx

Mark also mentioned several other resources for on-line education. They include:

To find other episodes discussing guide dogs, enter “guide dog” into the search field on our website at To find episodes in which we spoke with other authors, enter “author”.