doorgaan naar inhoud
House to house : an epic memoir of war Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

House to house : an epic memoir of war

Auteur: David Bellavia; John R Bruning
Uitgever: New York : Free Press, 2007.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : Biografie : Engels : 1st Free Press hardcover edAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
In November, 2004, a U.S. infantry squad in Fallujah plunged into one of the most sustained and savage urban battles in the history of American men at arms. Ssg. Bellavia and his men confronted an enemy who had had weeks to prepare, booby-trapping houses, arranging ambushes, rigging entire city blocks as explosive-laden kill zones, and even stocking up on steroids. Entering one house, alone, Bellavia faced the fight  Meer lezen...
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre/Vorm: Personal narratives, American
Genoemd persoon: David Bellavia
Genre: Biografie, Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: David Bellavia; John R Bruning
ISBN: 9781416574712 1416574719
OCLC-nummer: 85899029
Beschrijving: xi, 321 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Inhoud: Prologue: The coffins of Muqdadiyah --
In the shit --
Beyond redemption --
The measure of a man --
Land rush --
Machines of loving grace --
The first angel --
Battle madness --
Doorways --
Dorothy's Oz gate --
Shadows and wraiths --
Rooftop Alamo --
The stay puft marshmallow cock --
Where feral dogs feed --
Better homes and gardens --
"The power of Christ compels you" --
The failed test of manhood --
A soldier's prayer --
Man-to-Man --
Blood oath --
The last caress --
A smoke on borrowed time --
Nut to butt in body bags --
Epilogue: Broken promises.
Verantwoordelijkheid: David Bellavia ; with John R. Bruning.
Meer informatie:

Fragment:

A nominee for the Medal of Honor and the Distinguished Service Cross, Sgt. Bellavia tells the raw, compelling story of how he miraculously survived a brutal tour of duty in Fallujah, Iraq. Eight  Meer lezen...

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

"Like St. Mihiel, Normandy, Inchon, and Khe Sanh before it, Fallujah is one of the most horrific and hard-fought battles in U.S. history. SSG David Bellavia's riveting, poignant, and at times even Meer lezen...

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

U bent de eerste.
Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85899029>
library:oclcnum"85899029"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/85899029>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st Free Press hardcover ed."
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"Prologue: The coffins of Muqdadiyah -- In the shit -- Beyond redemption -- The measure of a man -- Land rush -- Machines of loving grace -- The first angel -- Battle madness -- Doorways -- Dorothy's Oz gate -- Shadows and wraiths -- Rooftop Alamo -- The stay puft marshmallow cock -- Where feral dogs feed -- Better homes and gardens -- "The power of Christ compels you" -- The failed test of manhood -- A soldier's prayer -- Man-to-Man -- Blood oath -- The last caress -- A smoke on borrowed time -- Nut to butt in body bags -- Epilogue: Broken promises."@en
schema:description"In November, 2004, a U.S. infantry squad in Fallujah plunged into one of the most sustained and savage urban battles in the history of American men at arms. Ssg. Bellavia and his men confronted an enemy who had had weeks to prepare, booby-trapping houses, arranging ambushes, rigging entire city blocks as explosive-laden kill zones, and even stocking up on steroids. Entering one house, alone, Bellavia faced the fight of his life against six insurgents, using every weapon at his disposal, including a knife. Bringing to life the terrifying intimacy of hand-to-hand infantry combat, and populated by a well-drawn cast of characters, this is more than just another war story. The book develops the intensely close relationships that form between soldiers under fire, in a harrowing story of triumph, tragedy, and the resiliency of the human spirit.--From publisher description."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/890849151>
schema:genre"Personal narratives"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"House to house : an epic memoir of war"@en
schema:numberOfPages"321"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.