Author photo. Book signing with LT GEN Hal Moore and Mike Guardia at the Books-A-Million in Opelika, AL

Book signing with LT GEN Hal Moore and Mike Guardia at the Books-A-Million in Opelika, AL

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
873132,808 (4.75)00

Top members (works)

Member favorites

Members: None

Add to favorites
No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
Mike Guardia is an internationally recognized author and military historian. A veteran of the United States Army, he served six years on active duty as an Armor Officer. He is the author of the widely-acclaimed "Hal Moore: A Soldier Once...and Always," the first-ever biography chronicling the life of LTG Harold G. Moore, whose battlefield leadership was popularized by the film "We Were Soldiers," starring Mel Gibson.

He has twice been nominated for the Army Historical Foundation's Distinguished Book Award and is an active member of the Military Writers Society of America.

As a speaker, he hosts the lecture series "Hal Moore: Lessons in Leadership," which is available for presentation at schools, businesses, and civic organizations worldwide. Mike Guardia has given presentations at the US Special Operations Command and the International Spy Museum. His work has been reviewed in the Washington Times, Armchair General, ARMY Magazine, DefenceWeb South Africa, and Miniature Wargames UK.

He holds a BA and MA in American History from the University of Houston. He currently lives in Texas.
Disambiguation notice

LibraryThing Author

Mike Guardia is a LibraryThing Author, an author who lists their personal library on LibraryThing.

Mike Guardia / mike.guardia profile


Member ratings

Average: (4.75)
4 1
4.5 1
5 4

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Mike Guardia is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.


Mike Guardia is composed of 1 name.

Combine with…


You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 118,707,864 books! | Top bar: Always visible