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U.S. Marines in Afghanistan, 2001-2002 : from the sea

Author: Nathan S Lowrey; Marine Corps University (U.S.). History Division.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States Marine Corps, History Division, 2011.
Series: U.S. Marines in the Global War on Terrorism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This monograph is more than the story of Marine expeditionary operations in Afghanistan. It describes who our nation's enemies are; how America became involved in the Global War on Terrorism; and how the Marine Corps struggled to acquire a major role in Operation Enduring Freedom, as well as the actions of Marines and sailors who helped prosecute the air and ground campaigns against Taliban and al-Qaeda forces.
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Genre/Form: Government publications
History
Personal narratives
Electronic government information
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lowrey, Nathan S.
U.S. Marines in Afghanistan, 2001-2002
(OCoLC)781957807
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan S Lowrey; Marine Corps University (U.S.). History Division.
ISBN: 9780160895579 016089557X
OCLC Number: 778362271
Notes: Shipping list no.: 2012-0153-P.
Description: ix, 410 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: The Global War on Terrorism --
Operation Enduring Freedom --
Striking back --
Changing plans --
Naval Expeditionary Task Force 58 --
Operational maneuver from the sea --
Operation Swift Freedom --
Concurrent and distributed operations at Forward Operating Base Rhino --
Interdiction operations --
Occupation and exploitation operations --
Concurrent and distributed operations at Kandahar --
Tora Bora --
Sensitive site exploitation and security missions --
Winding down --
Marines during Operation Anaconda.
Series Title: U.S. Marines in the Global War on Terrorism.
Other Titles: US Marines in Afghanistan, 2001-2002
United States Marines in Afghanistan, 2001-2002
Responsibility: by Nathan S. Lowrey.

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This monograph is more than the story of Marine expeditionary operations in Afghanistan. It describes who our nation's enemies are; how America became involved in the Global War on Terrorism; and how the Marine Corps struggled to acquire a major role in Operation Enduring Freedom, as well as the actions of Marines and sailors who helped prosecute the air and ground campaigns against Taliban and al-Qaeda forces.

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