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Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills

Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq
Title
Sniper one
Title remainder
on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Dan Mills
Title variation
Sniper 1
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A decorated member of the Princess of Wales' Royal Regiment recounts his 2004 tour of duty in Iraq, a six-month service of peaceful intentions that were violently altered by hostile attacks by the people of Al Amarah
Biography type
autobiography
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271959
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Mills, Dan
Dewey number
956.7044/38
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.M475 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Mills, Dan
  • Snipers
Target audience
adult
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on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq
Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills
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Publication
Contents
Ilustrations -- view of al Amarah city centre from above its southern Edge, over a lynx helicopter gunner's shoulder -- The Cimic house compound beside the River Tigris -- Sniper platoon, 1PWRR. back row, left to right : H, smudge -- Des, Dv, Dan, Daz, Rob, Chris, Fitz, Ben and Ads. front row : Pikey, Longy, Oost, Sam, Harry, Redders and Louey -- Yours truly on the look-out for enemy activity on Cimic house's roof -- Article picturing rogue cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, pinned on -- The wall of sniper platoon's living quarters -- A typical roof-top scene post-battle -- House's swimming-pool -- Louey and Daz in the rear sangar -- An l96 sniper rifle with a simrad night sight -- The view of the oms building from behind the wall where Dan's men first returned fire at the enemy, on 18 April -- RPG alley -- View of the OMS building from the neighbouring park, a favoured launch location for enemy mortar teams -- Major Ken Tait on his return from a fighting patrol before -- He was banned from going out -- The remains of Daz's burned-out snatch after the 18 April contact -- The awesome AC-130 spectre gunship -- Chris, me and sgt Ian Caldwell in the driveway of Cimic house, preparing to leave on an arrest raid -- Chris snipes and Des spots while concealed on a roof-top in downtown al Amarah
Control code
ocn213300988
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780312531263
Lccn
2008020438
System control number
(OCoLC)213300988
Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills
Link
Publication
Contents
Ilustrations -- view of al Amarah city centre from above its southern Edge, over a lynx helicopter gunner's shoulder -- The Cimic house compound beside the River Tigris -- Sniper platoon, 1PWRR. back row, left to right : H, smudge -- Des, Dv, Dan, Daz, Rob, Chris, Fitz, Ben and Ads. front row : Pikey, Longy, Oost, Sam, Harry, Redders and Louey -- Yours truly on the look-out for enemy activity on Cimic house's roof -- Article picturing rogue cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, pinned on -- The wall of sniper platoon's living quarters -- A typical roof-top scene post-battle -- House's swimming-pool -- Louey and Daz in the rear sangar -- An l96 sniper rifle with a simrad night sight -- The view of the oms building from behind the wall where Dan's men first returned fire at the enemy, on 18 April -- RPG alley -- View of the OMS building from the neighbouring park, a favoured launch location for enemy mortar teams -- Major Ken Tait on his return from a fighting patrol before -- He was banned from going out -- The remains of Daz's burned-out snatch after the 18 April contact -- The awesome AC-130 spectre gunship -- Chris, me and sgt Ian Caldwell in the driveway of Cimic house, preparing to leave on an arrest raid -- Chris snipes and Des spots while concealed on a roof-top in downtown al Amarah
Control code
ocn213300988
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780312531263
Lccn
2008020438
System control number
(OCoLC)213300988

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