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The Resource Shock factor : America's snipers in the War on Terror, Gunnery Sgt. Jack Coughlin, USMC (Ret.), with John R. Bruning

Shock factor : America's snipers in the War on Terror, Gunnery Sgt. Jack Coughlin, USMC (Ret.), with John R. Bruning

Label
Shock factor : America's snipers in the War on Terror
Title
Shock factor
Title remainder
America's snipers in the War on Terror
Statement of responsibility
Gunnery Sgt. Jack Coughlin, USMC (Ret.), with John R. Bruning
Title variation
America's snipers in the War on Terror
Title variation remainder
Americas snipers in the War on Terror
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retired marine sniper and an award-winning journalist present an insider's assessment of America's sniper force to challenge popular misconceptions and pay tribute to the snipers who made pivotal contributions during the War on Terror. --Publisher's description
Summary
From the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir Shooter, comes a riveting narrative of how snipers have changed the course of America's war on al Qaida in the Middle East and Africa
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10361629
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
956.7044/342
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.C6778 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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America's snipers in the War on Terror
Label
Shock factor : America's snipers in the War on Terror, Gunnery Sgt. Jack Coughlin, USMC (Ret.), with John R. Bruning
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Guardians -- Messengers of death -- Special operations. Night assault ; Al Shatan ; The playground of snipers ; The pigeon flipper ; The bull's horns ; Sniper with a rocket launcher ; The gauntlet ; Payback ; Under watchful eyes ; The kill or capture Christmas ; The face of victory ; Al-Qaida's graveyard -- Front lines. The artist ; Ain't dyin' tonight ; The 440 ; The thousand-yard shot -- Observations and uprisings. Origins ; Yellow shirt ; Where shades of gray are found ; The lifesavers ; Off the chain ; Gushwa's thirty ; The man who lost his shoes ; Red mist ; Baghdad 911 -- Epilogue
Control code
5701580
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 326 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250016553
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014025168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881848577
  • (OCoLC)881848577
Label
Shock factor : America's snipers in the War on Terror, Gunnery Sgt. Jack Coughlin, USMC (Ret.), with John R. Bruning
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Guardians -- Messengers of death -- Special operations. Night assault ; Al Shatan ; The playground of snipers ; The pigeon flipper ; The bull's horns ; Sniper with a rocket launcher ; The gauntlet ; Payback ; Under watchful eyes ; The kill or capture Christmas ; The face of victory ; Al-Qaida's graveyard -- Front lines. The artist ; Ain't dyin' tonight ; The 440 ; The thousand-yard shot -- Observations and uprisings. Origins ; Yellow shirt ; Where shades of gray are found ; The lifesavers ; Off the chain ; Gushwa's thirty ; The man who lost his shoes ; Red mist ; Baghdad 911 -- Epilogue
Control code
5701580
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 326 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250016553
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014025168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881848577
  • (OCoLC)881848577

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