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Beyond hell and back : how America's Special Operations Forces became the world's greatest fighting unit

Author: Dwight Jon Zimmerman; John Gresham
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An inside look at seven of the most harrowing and significant Special Operations missions ever.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dwight Jon Zimmerman; John Gresham
ISBN: 9780312363871 0312363877
OCLC Number: 157023318
Description: 320 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Operation Kingpin : the Son Tay raid --
The rescue of Bat 21 --
For want of a nail : Operation Eagle Claw --
The 100 percent solution : Task Force Normandy --
The rescue of Captain Scott O'Grady --
The immaculate mission : ODA 551 in the Karbala Gap --
Twenty-first century Alamo : Task Force Viking at Debacka Pass --
Afterword : The way forward.
Responsibility: Dwight Jon Zimmerman and John D. Gresham.
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An inside look at seven of the most harrowing and significant Special Operations missions ever.

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