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The Resource The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West

The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West

Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq
Title
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Owen West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the achievements of a team of reservists and National Guardsmen who built an Iraqi battalion and fought side by side with the first Iraqi soldiers granted independent battle space
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Owen
Dewey number
956.7044/342
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.764.A63
LC item number
W47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West, Owen
  • United States
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Military assistance, American
  • Iraq
Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-316) and index
Contents
Into the haze -- You do not give me orders -- The usual suspects -- Ambush -- Survivor on steroids -- Mass casualty -- Ranger danger -- Bombs away -- Outcast -- The Terp -- The kidnappers are American -- Running on empty -- Death -- Changing of the guard -- Change of pace -- Sabbatical -- Everyone is an insurgent until he is not -- Women and children last -- I fought the law and I won -- Good-bye, darkness -- Twitchings -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn741542767
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 327 pages
Isbn
9781451655933
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011051715
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The snake eaters : an unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq, Owen West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-316) and index
Contents
Into the haze -- You do not give me orders -- The usual suspects -- Ambush -- Survivor on steroids -- Mass casualty -- Ranger danger -- Bombs away -- Outcast -- The Terp -- The kidnappers are American -- Running on empty -- Death -- Changing of the guard -- Change of pace -- Sabbatical -- Everyone is an insurgent until he is not -- Women and children last -- I fought the law and I won -- Good-bye, darkness -- Twitchings -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn741542767
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 327 pages
Isbn
9781451655933
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011051715
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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