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American sniper : the autobiography of the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history

Author: Chris Kyle; Scott McEwen; Jim DeFelice
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The astonishing autobiography of SEAL Chief Chris Kyle, whose record 150 confirmed kills make him the most deadly sniper in U.S. military history.
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Genre/Form: Erlebnisbericht
Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Chris Kyle; Chris Kyle; Chris Kyle
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Kyle; Scott McEwen; Jim DeFelice
ISBN: 9780062082350 0062082353
OCLC Number: 733224029
Description: 381 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: Evil in the crosshairs --
Bustin' broncs and other ways of having fun --
Jackhammered --
Takedowns --
Five minutes to live --
Sniper --
Dealing death --
Down in the shit --
Family conflicts --
The punishers --
The devil of Ramadi --
Man down --
Hard times --
Mortality --
Home and out.
Responsibility: Chris Kyle, with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice.

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Gripping, eye-opening, and powerful, "American Sniper" is the astonishing autobiography of SEAL Chief Chris Kyle, whose record 255 confirmed kills make him the most deadly sniper in U.S. military  Read more...

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"[My] favorite book of the year. Chris Kyle's "American Sniper" is an amazingly detailed account of fighting in Iraq -- a humanizing, brave story that's extremely readable."--PATRICIA CORNWELL, "New Read more...

 
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