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Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq

Author: John C McManus
Publisher: New York : NAL Caliber, ©2010.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McManus, John C., 1965-
Grunts.
New York : NAL Caliber, ©2010
(DLC) 2010009828
(OCoLC)462902005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John C McManus
ISBN: 9781101184363 1101184361 9781101189177 1101189177
OCLC Number: 668230627
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 518 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps, plans
Contents: Guam, July 1944 : amphibious combat against a self-destructive enemy --
Peleliu, September 1944 : amphibious combat against a clever, defensive-minded enemy --
Aachen, 1944 : knocking 'em all down on a politically unrestrained urban battlefield --
Scenes from the northern shoulder of the bulge : men against tanks and everything else --
Operation Masher/White wing : air mobility, attrition, and the big-unit grunts of Vietnam --
Counterinsurgency from the barrel of a gun : the marine combined action platoons --
Attrition and the tears of autumn : Dak To, November 1967 --
Eleven mikes and eleven bravos : infantry moments in the ultimate techno-war --
Grunts in the city : urban combat and politics : Fallujah, 2004 --
"Watch out for IEDs!" : twenty-first-century counterinsurgent warfare through the eyes of one infantry regiment in Iraq.
Responsibility: John C. McManus.

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