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The Resource 12 strong : the declassified true story of the horse soldiers, Doug Stanton

12 strong : the declassified true story of the horse soldiers, Doug Stanton

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12 strong : the declassified true story of the horse soldiers
Title
12 strong
Title remainder
the declassified true story of the horse soldiers
Statement of responsibility
Doug Stanton
Title variation
Twelve strong
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the post-September 11 mission during which a small band of Special Forces soldiers captured the strategic Afghan city of Mazar-e Sharif as part of an effort to defeat the Taliban, in a dramatic account that includes testimonies by Afghanistan citizens whose lives were changed by the war
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Summary
Documents the post-September 11 mission during which a small band of Special Forces soldiers captured the strategic Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif as part of an effort to defeat the Taliban
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
contains biographical information
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317574
Cataloging source
YDX
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Stanton, Doug
Dewey number
958.1047
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Special operations (Military science)
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Urban warfare
  • Mazār-i Sharīf (Afghanistan)
Target audience
adult
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the declassified true story of the horse soldiers
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12 strong : the declassified true story of the horse soldiers, Doug Stanton
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Note
  • "The amazing book that inspired the movie" -- cover
  • "Previously published as Horse soldiers: the extraordinary story of a band of U.S. soldiers who rode to victory in Afghanistan"--Title page verso
  • Includes excerpt from Doug Stanton's "The odyssey of Echo Company: the 1968 TET offensive and the epic battle to survive the Vietnam War"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-395)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Uprising -- Pt. 1. Going to War -- Pt. 2. Horsemen, Ride -- Pt. 3. Danger Close -- Pt. 4. Gates of Mazar -- Pt. 5. Ambush
Control code
000044214736
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Scribner trade paperback edition.
Extent
xx, 395 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781501178511
Lccn
2009293971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)323247923
Label
12 strong : the declassified true story of the horse soldiers, Doug Stanton
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The amazing book that inspired the movie" -- cover
  • "Previously published as Horse soldiers: the extraordinary story of a band of U.S. soldiers who rode to victory in Afghanistan"--Title page verso
  • Includes excerpt from Doug Stanton's "The odyssey of Echo Company: the 1968 TET offensive and the epic battle to survive the Vietnam War"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-395)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Uprising -- Pt. 1. Going to War -- Pt. 2. Horsemen, Ride -- Pt. 3. Danger Close -- Pt. 4. Gates of Mazar -- Pt. 5. Ambush
Control code
000044214736
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Scribner trade paperback edition.
Extent
xx, 395 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781501178511
Lccn
2009293971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)323247923

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