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The Resource Into the fire : a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War, Dakota Meyer and Bing West

Into the fire : a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War, Dakota Meyer and Bing West

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Into the fire : a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War
Title
Into the fire
Title remainder
a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War
Statement of responsibility
Dakota Meyer and Bing West
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Medal of Honor-awarded Marine sniper shares the controversy-marked story of his heroic contributions during a 2009 Taliban ambush during which he saved a company of Afghan soldiers and Marine advisors, a victory that compelled him to disobey orders and assume command without reinforcements or artillery support
Summary
A Marine sniper shares the story of his heroism facing a Taliban ambush during which he saved Afghan soldiers and Marine advisors, a victory that resulted from him disobeying orders and assuming command without reinforcements or artillery support
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10109717
Cataloging source
DLC
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1988-
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Meyer, Dakota
Dewey number
958.104/742
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.4123.G36
LC item number
M49 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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West, Francis J
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True
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  • Meyer, Dakota
  • Ganjgal, Battle of, Ganjgal, Afghanistan, 2009
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Target audience
adult
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a firsthand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War
Label
Into the fire : a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War, Dakota Meyer and Bing West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Along the Afghan-Pakistan border -- Finish the game -- The Marine years -- Monti -- Advising -- Coming together -- Out of the smoke -- Ganjigal -- Into the valley -- Paralysis -- Lost -- Into the fire -- Into the wash -- Primal -- Team Monti -- Dab Khar -- Cheerleaders -- Old haunts -- All in -- Epilogue / by Bing West
Control code
ocn778631927
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780812993400
Lccn
2012026889
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)778631927
Label
Into the fire : a first-hand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War, Dakota Meyer and Bing West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Along the Afghan-Pakistan border -- Finish the game -- The Marine years -- Monti -- Advising -- Coming together -- Out of the smoke -- Ganjigal -- Into the valley -- Paralysis -- Lost -- Into the fire -- Into the wash -- Primal -- Team Monti -- Dab Khar -- Cheerleaders -- Old haunts -- All in -- Epilogue / by Bing West
Control code
ocn778631927
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780812993400
Lccn
2012026889
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)778631927

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