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The Resource American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell

American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell

Label
American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history
Title
American sniper
Title remainder
the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history
Statement of responsibility
Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chris Kyle, a Navy SEAL, recounts his life and military experiences, discusses his record for the most career sniper kills in United States military history and the bounty placed on his head by Iraqi insurgents, provides an eye-witness account of war in Iraq, shares the strains of war on his marriage and family, and honors his fellow soldiers
Summary
A member of Navy SEAL Team 3 describes his life as a father and husband, and as the serviceman with the most confirmed sniper kills in the history of the United States military while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan
Tone
Writing style
Award
Iowa High School Book Award, 2017.
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Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10024490
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1974-2013
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Kyle, Chris
Dewey number
956.7044342092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
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  • 830
  • 830
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.3
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1956-
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  • McEwen, Scott
  • DeFelice, Jim
  • Luttrell, Marcus
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Kyle, Chris
  • United States
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Snipers
Target audience
adult
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the autobiography of the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history
Label
American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Down in the shit
  • Family conflicts
  • The
  • punishers
  • The
  • devil of Ramadi
  • Man down
  • Hard times
  • Mortality
  • Home and out
  • Prologue:
  • Evil in the crosshairs
  • Bustin' broncs and other ways of having fun
  • Jackhammered
  • Takedowns
  • Five minutes to live
  • Sniper
  • Dealing death
Control code
1065600
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xi, 434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062238863
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portrait
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062238863
  • (OCoLC)809082539
Label
American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Down in the shit
  • Family conflicts
  • The
  • punishers
  • The
  • devil of Ramadi
  • Man down
  • Hard times
  • Mortality
  • Home and out
  • Prologue:
  • Evil in the crosshairs
  • Bustin' broncs and other ways of having fun
  • Jackhammered
  • Takedowns
  • Five minutes to live
  • Sniper
  • Dealing death
Control code
1065600
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xi, 434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062238863
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portrait
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062238863
  • (OCoLC)809082539

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