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The Resource The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West

The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West

Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq
Title
The snake eaters
Title remainder
an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Owen West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the achievements of a team of reservists and National Guardsmen who built an Iraqi battalion and fought side by side with the first Iraqi soldiers granted independent battle space
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
956.7044/342
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.764.A63
LC item number
W47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-316) and index
Contents
Into the haze -- Into the haze -- You do not give me orders -- The usual suspects -- Ambush -- Survivor on steroids -- Mass casualty -- Ranger danger -- Bombs away -- Outcast -- The Terp -- The kidnappers are American -- Running on empty -- Death -- Changing of the guard -- Goodbye, darkness -- Change of pace -- Change of scenery -- Everyone is an insurgent until they are not -- Women and children first -- I fought the law and I won -- Goodbye, darkness -- Twitchings -- Epilogue
Control code
sky245581115
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 327 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451655933
Lccn
2011051715
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
a1823331
Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-316) and index
Contents
Into the haze -- Into the haze -- You do not give me orders -- The usual suspects -- Ambush -- Survivor on steroids -- Mass casualty -- Ranger danger -- Bombs away -- Outcast -- The Terp -- The kidnappers are American -- Running on empty -- Death -- Changing of the guard -- Goodbye, darkness -- Change of pace -- Change of scenery -- Everyone is an insurgent until they are not -- Women and children first -- I fought the law and I won -- Goodbye, darkness -- Twitchings -- Epilogue
Control code
sky245581115
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 327 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451655933
Lccn
2011051715
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
a1823331

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