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The Resource HOGs in the shadows : combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq, Milo S. Afong

HOGs in the shadows : combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq, Milo S. Afong

Label
HOGs in the shadows : combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq
Title
HOGs in the shadows
Title remainder
combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Milo S. Afong
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These are the gripping, gut-wrenching true stories of those Marines in Iraq whose sole purpose on the battlefield is to eliminate the enemy, one combatant at a time. This soldier is a HOG--a Hunter of Gunmen
Summary
The author draws on his own combat experiences to offer an insider's look at the role of a HOG (Hunter of Gunman) sniper in Operation Iraqi Freedom, detailing the work of a Marine Scout/Sniper team and the perils they confronted on the battlefield
Biography type
collective biography
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223264
Cataloging source
SDE
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Afong, Milo S
Dewey number
956.7044/342
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.A34 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Snipers
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
Target audience
adult
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combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq
Label
HOGs in the shadows : combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq, Milo S. Afong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
857749
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley Caliber trade paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780425223826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780425223826
  • (OCoLC)302357705
Label
HOGs in the shadows : combat stories from Marine snipers in Iraq, Milo S. Afong
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
857749
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley Caliber trade paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780425223826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780425223826
  • (OCoLC)302357705

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