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The Resource MARSOC : U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command, Fred Pushies

MARSOC : U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command, Fred Pushies

Label
MARSOC : U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command
Title
MARSOC
Title remainder
U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command
Statement of responsibility
Fred Pushies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pushies, a freelance photographer and author of books focusing on the elite units of the US Special Operations Forces, details the US Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC), established in 2006. He surveys the origins of the Special Operations Command from 1987 onward, the roles of the various armed forces, and its principal missions. He also relates the history of Marine Corps Special Operations and the creation and organization of MARSOC, discussing its battalions, operations, selection and training, weapons, tactical gear, tactics, and procedures, and its future. Many b&w and color photos appear throughout. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10103180
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
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Pushies, Fred J.
Dewey number
359.96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Special forces (Military science)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command
Label
MARSOC : U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command, Fred Pushies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
857184
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780760340745
Lccn
2011016255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780760340745
Label
MARSOC : U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command, Fred Pushies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
857184
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780760340745
Lccn
2011016255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780760340745

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