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Special forces : on the frontlines

Author: Salvatore Vecchio; Gordon Forbes, III.; Lawrence Cumbo; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: District of Columbia : National Geographic, 2003.
Series: VAST: academic video online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Afghanistan, three decades of continuous violence has left a devastating legacy: hundreds of thousands of mines, artillery and other weapons remain hidden in the ravaged landscape. Today, special groups of U.S. soldiers are charged with the delicate task of finding and destroying these weapons and helping to rebuild a war-torn nation.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Alexander Street Video
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Salvatore Vecchio; Gordon Forbes, III.; Lawrence Cumbo; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 894131107
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed May 13, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (23 min.).
Series Title: VAST: academic video online
Responsibility: produced by Lawrence Cumbo and Gordon Forbes.

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In Afghanistan, three decades of continuous violence has left a devastating legacy: hundreds of thousands of mines, artillery and other weapons remain hidden in the ravaged landscape. Today, special groups of U.S. soldiers are charged with the delicate task of finding and destroying these weapons and helping to rebuild a war-torn nation.

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