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The glory guys [electronic resource] : the story of the U.S. Army Rangers / Mona D. Sizer.

Sizer, Mona D. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781589794764 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1589794761 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (viii, 293 p.)
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Taylor Trade Pub. : 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Distributed by national book network.
A new kind of warrior : Captain Robert Rogers -- America's most famous soldier after George Washington : "Swamp Fox" Marion -- Old Rough and Ready's "lawless set" : Captain Ben McCulloch and the Texas Rangers -- The un-Civil War -- Scott's anaconda, the blockade and the man who made it work : Commander William Barker Cushing -- The Gray Ghost of the Confederacy : John Singleton Mosby -- The tragedy of World War II -- The point of the spear : William Orlando Darby -- Marauders in the jungle : Frank Merrill -- Take the high ground : James Earl Rudder -- From the Pusan perimeter to the Chongchon River : Ralph Puckett -- A new kind of warfare -- One warrior's experience--ranger training school : Robert L. Pickett -- The glory ethos -- Further readings about ranger battalions.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: United States. Army > Commando troops > History.
United States > History, Military.
United States. Army > Commando troops > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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