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The Resource SEAL of honor : Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN, Gary Williams

SEAL of honor : Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN, Gary Williams

Label
SEAL of honor : Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN
Title
SEAL of honor
Title remainder
Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN
Statement of responsibility
Gary Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Gary
Dewey number
  • 958.104/7
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.4123.O66
LC item number
W55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murphy, Michael Patrick
  • Murphy, Michael Patrick
  • Operation Red Wings, 2005
  • United States
  • Medal of Honor
  • Heroes
  • Courage
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Label
SEAL of honor : Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN, Gary Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index
Contents
The knock on the door -- Vigil for the valiant -- Funeral for the fallen -- Seeds of greatness -- "The protector" -- Prep schools for SEALs -- Officer Candidate School -- BUD/S : the price of admission -- Agoge : earning the Trident -- Warrior community and structure -- Deployment work-up -- Operation Enduring Freedom -- Afghanistan, home of al-Qaeda -- When character met circumstance : Operation Red Wings -- Rescue mission -- Answering the call -- No one left behind -- In the presence of warriors -- Memorials to a hero -- Of service and sacrifice -- Growing legacy -- Postscript -- Appendix: Naval special warfare community support groups
Control code
ocn457161596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 216 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591149651
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010009801
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)457161596
Label
SEAL of honor : Operation Red Wings and the life of Lt. Michael P. Murphy, USN, Gary Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index
Contents
The knock on the door -- Vigil for the valiant -- Funeral for the fallen -- Seeds of greatness -- "The protector" -- Prep schools for SEALs -- Officer Candidate School -- BUD/S : the price of admission -- Agoge : earning the Trident -- Warrior community and structure -- Deployment work-up -- Operation Enduring Freedom -- Afghanistan, home of al-Qaeda -- When character met circumstance : Operation Red Wings -- Rescue mission -- Answering the call -- No one left behind -- In the presence of warriors -- Memorials to a hero -- Of service and sacrifice -- Growing legacy -- Postscript -- Appendix: Naval special warfare community support groups
Control code
ocn457161596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 216 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591149651
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010009801
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)457161596

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