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Lone survivor : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10

Author: Marcus Luttrell; Patrick Robinson
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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On a clear night in late June 2005, four U.S. Navy SEALs left their base in northern Afghanistan for the mountainous Pakistani border. Their mission was to capture or kill a notorious al Qaeda leader known to be ensconced in a Taliban stronghold surrounded by a small but heavily armed force. Less then twenty-four hours later, only one of those Navy SEALs remained alive. This is the story of the author, the fire team  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Luttrell, Marcus.
Lone survivor.
New York : Little, Brown, 2007
(OCoLC)659413786
Named Person: Marcus Luttrell; Marcus Luttrell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Luttrell; Patrick Robinson
ISBN: 9780316067591 0316067598 9780316067607 0316067601
OCLC Number: 151067825
Description: 390 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Contents: To Afghanistan ... in a flying warehouse --
Baby seals ... and big ole gators --
A school for warriors --
Welcome to hell, gentlemen --
Like the remnants of a ravaged army --
'Bye dudes, give 'em hell --
An avalanche of gunfire --
The final battle for Murphy's Ridge --
Blown-up, shot, and presumed dead --
An American fugitive cornered by the Taliban --
Reports of my death greatly exaggerated --
"Two-two-eight! It's two-two-eight!" --
Epilogue : Lone Star.
Responsibility: Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson.
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It was a top-secret US military mission. Now, the SEAL team leader finally tells the stunning true story  Read more...

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