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Dockery, Kevin

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Works: 43 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 6,676 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Fiction  Naval history  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: VG87, 359.984
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Publications about Kevin Dockery
Publications by Kevin Dockery
Most widely held works by Kevin Dockery
Point man : inside the toughest and most deadly unit in Vietnam by a founding member of the elite Navy SEALS by James Watson( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
A firsthand account as Watson unfailingly guided his men--without ever losing one--through three Vietnam tours as Chief of SEAL Team Two's sixth platoon and commanded teams of amphibious fighters as they carried out intricate ambushes, disrupted vital enemy supply routes, interrogated prisoners, trained guerrillas, designed and enacted daring paratroop operations, and liberated POW camps
One perfect op : an insider's account of the Navy Seal Special Warfare teams by Dennis C Chalker( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
A first-person account of the U.S. Navy's elite SEAL Team Six describes the unit's specialized counterterrorist operations and portrays the unique dedication, courage, and determination it takes to be a special warfare soldier
The teams : an oral history of the U.S. Navy SEALs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
This book presents the vivid personal accounts of six Navy SEALs as they tell their incredible stories of survival. From Vietnam to Coronado, guerrilla warfare to shoreline training missions, The Teams shows how the SEALs became one of the most effective special military forces in the world
Navy SEALs : a history of the early years by Kevin Dockery( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
This book includes revealing history of the Navy SEALs from their roughshod and haphazard origins in such groups as the daring Underwater Demolition Teams and Scouts and Raisers in World War II to the formation of the modern fighting force known as Navy SEALs
Navy SEALs : a history part II : the Vietnam years by Kevin Dockery( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of the elite fighting force during the Vietnam War
Walking point : the experiences of a founding member of the elite Navy SEALs by James Watson( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Recounts the history of the Navy SEALs from 1962, follows a SEAL team on various missions, and describes the weapons used by the SEALs
Operation Thunderhead : the true story of Vietnam's final POW rescue mission--and the last Navy SEAL killed in country by Kevin Dockery( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
The majority of this book describes the experiences of U.S. Air Force Capt. John Dramesi, who was shot down on April 2, 1967, and taken prisoner by the North Vietnamese. He escaped from several North Vietnamese prisons, but was recaptured and tortured each time. The attempted, but ultimately unsuccessful, rescue of POWs by the U.S. Navy (Operation Thunderhead) is also described
Navy Seals : a history part III : Post-Vietnam to the present by Kevin Dockery( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of the elite fighting force in the years following the Vietnam War up to the present
Stalkers and shooters : a history of snipers by Kevin Dockery( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Now in paperback! From the author of the Navy SEALs Oral History series-an intimate look at the world's most efficient and deadly warriors. Snipers have a rich history. This fascinating book follows their tasks and techniques from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars through both World Wars, to the Korean War and Vietnam-the genesis of modern sniping-to the current conflicts in the Middle East. Also, readers will see how sniping has evolved on the civilian side in law enforcement. Readers will learn about the tools of the trade, but most importantly, they will hear from the experts themselves: military snipers, as well as civilian police and SWAT snipers. Capturing the suspense and action of the hunt, the words of these men draw readers into the close-knit, little-known world of men who need only one bullet to get the job done
The United States Navy SEALs workout guide : the exercise and fitness programs based on the U.S. Navy SEALs and BUD/S training by Dennis C Chalker( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Navy Seals : a complete history : from World War II to the present by Kevin Dockery( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Navy Seals: A History of the early years, the Vietnam years, Post Vietnam years to the present
Future weapons by Kevin Dockery( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
On the battlefield, a soldier's best friends are his gun and his gear--because his life depends on them. But what will it take to fight and survive on the battlefields of tomorrow? What will those combat arenas consist of, and where will they be? And what will our nation's fighting men and women carry with them into battle? This is a compendium of the weapons of war that may accompany our soldiers in the near and far future, as well as an insightful look at the soldier, sailor, and airman of today and tomorrow. All manner of military hardware is covered, as well as information about cutting-edge technology that will become standard in weapons to come, the possibility of robotic soldiers, vehicles, protective armor, and the prospects of fighting a war in both space and cyberspace.--From publisher description
Weapons of the Navy SEALs by Kevin Dockery( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
They are the warrior elite of the United States military, Trained to endure any hardship, overcome any obstacle, and conquer any adversary to accomplish their objectives, they are a fighting force without equal. They are the Navy Seals. From the shores of Normandy to the jungles of Vietnam to more recent conflicts in the Middle East, the Navy Seals and their predecessors have played a pivotal role in the development of modern military technology. Renowned as much for their technical prowess as their deadly skill in combat, the Seals have not only been the first to test weapons in the field, they have also expertly modified and refined them according to the demands of battle, making them their own. For the first time, this painstakingly researched volume covers the weapons and ammunition that have served the seals in combat operations around the globe. Much more than a mere catalog of arms, it traces each weapon from the development stage to its current form. Also included are exclusive accounts from the men who were among the first to see these weapons used in armed conflict. Written with the cooperation of th UDT/SEAL Museum Association in Florida, packed with detailed information and photos-some never before in print-this book offers fresh insight into the technology that for decades has sustained the Navy seals as an unstoppable military force
SEALs in action by Kevin Dockery( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
In 1944, before wet suits, swim fins and scuba equipment; before waterproof watches and compasses were commonplace; before anyone knew what to expect from special unit missions--and men-- operating underwater, the U.S. Navy had a handful of daring UDTs (Underwater Demolition Teams) carrying out missions along the coasts of the Pacific islands prior to invasions by Marine and Army units! These were the forerunners of today's SEALs. in SEALs in Action you'll meet the men who volunteer--and learn what it takes to earn the Trident insignia they wear with justifiable price
Free fire zones : the true story of U.S. Navy SEAL combat in Vietnam by Kevin Dockery( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
The home team : undeclared war by Dennis C Chalker( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The Home Team series features a group of former Special Forces operators who have become the most lethal weapon in the war on terror--a war that is now fought on our own soil. When a scandal and cover-up within the service ended his career as a Navy SEAL, Ted 'Grim' Reaper returned to his home. But when drug dealing terrorists threaten his family, he bands together with a group of special forces operators to show the dealers the true meaning of retribution
Starstrike : Task Force Mars by Kevin Dockery( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
An elite squadron of space commandos battles against the deadliest dangers the galaxy has to offer, in this second novel of an action-packed, military science fiction series
Starstrike : operation Orion by Kevin Dockery( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
While escorting Earth's first extraterrestrial ambassadors aboard the spaceship Pangea, a team of Navy SEALS respond to a distress call and return to find the Pangaea is missing, forcing them to follow the trail to a world full of hostile enemies
Hell week : SEALS in training by Dennis C Chalker( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The home team : hostile borders by Dennis C Chalker( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
The second instalment of the Home Team series, a combination of Vince Flynn and Richard Marcinko. A select group of former Special Forces operators takes up arms against a Mexican cartel that's moved beyond drugs and diamonds to radioactive isotope smuggling. Ex'Navy SEAL Ted Reaper packed his bags for Arizona, hoping to visit a good friend and catch up on some much'needed relaxation. But there is no rest for the weary when Reaper uncovers ties to a drug smuggling operation with ties to the Mexican military. As Reaper digs deeper, he discovers that his enemies to the south may be plotting to smuggle something even more dangerous than drugs across the border''terrorists armed with a dirty bomb. Reaper tried to do things the right way, the legal way, by alerting the proper government officials and letting them deal with the crisis. But the military problem has a political component no one wants to dirty their hands with, and Reaper is asked if he can take the point in the American response. It won't be easy, it won't be official, it won't even be legal, but if the United States is going to be able to stop a threat south of the border, they are going to need to trust Ted "Grim" Reaper to recruit some Spec Ops buddies and win another one for the Home Team
 
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