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The Resource American heroes in Special Operations, Oliver North ; edited by Chuck Holton

American heroes in Special Operations, Oliver North ; edited by Chuck Holton

Label
American heroes in Special Operations
Title
American heroes in Special Operations
Statement of responsibility
Oliver North ; edited by Chuck Holton
Title variation
Special Operations
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines of the U.S. Special Operations Command are the cutting edge of America's war against radical Islamic terror. They--and their 'civilian' counterparts in the CIA and DEA-- are uniquely equipped to bring extraordinary force to bear against our nation's enemies in the most difficult and dangerous places on earth."
Summary
Shares stories about what active military duty is like for Navy Seals, Army Rangers, Green Berets, and other American special operations forces, describing their experiences from 2001 to 2010 in Iraq and Afghanistan
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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395673
Cataloging source
ZQP
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North, Oliver
Dewey number
956.70443
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Holton, Chuck
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • U.S. Special Operations Command
  • United States
  • U.S. Special Operations Command
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
American heroes in Special Operations, Oliver North ; edited by Chuck Holton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn671381297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780805447125
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)671381297
Label
American heroes in Special Operations, Oliver North ; edited by Chuck Holton
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn671381297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780805447125
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)671381297

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