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Red platoon : a true story of American valor / Clinton Romesha, Medal of Honor recipient.

Romesha, Clinton, author. (Author).
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  • 24 of 32 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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APLS-Decatur 958.104 ROM RED (Text) 34207002006584 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie Public Library - Akron 958.104 ROM (Text) 75253000052934 Adult NEW Non-fiction Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler 958.10 ROM (Text) 34044000884948 ADULT NONFICTION Checked out 09/29/2016
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 958.104 ROM (Text) 36803000977681 NONFICTION Checked out 09/27/2016
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 958.10 R763 (Text) 79361000097800 Adult Nonfiction - History Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler 958.104 ROM (Text) 73174005028386 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 958.1047 ROM (Text) 33118000176561 Adult: New Book Checked out 10/04/2016
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver 958.104742 ROM (Text) 34304000826996 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville 958.104 Rom (Text) 32604000204409 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg 958.104 ROMESHA (Text) 32826014027015 New Books Checked out 10/17/2016
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  • ISBN: 9780525955054
  • ISBN: 0525955054
  • Physical Description: xiii, 378 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Map on endpapers.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: It doesn't get better -- Part I: The road to Nuristan -- Loss -- Stacked -- Keating -- Inside the fishbowl -- Everybody dies -- Part II: Going cyclic -- "Let's go kill some people" -- Heavy contact -- Combat Kirk -- Luck -- Tunnel vision -- Part III: Overrun -- The only gun left in the fight -- "Charlie in the wire" -- The Alamo position -- Light 'em up -- Part IV: Taking the bitch back -- Launch out -- Not gonna make it -- Ox and Finch -- Alive! -- The bone -- Part V: Saving Stephan Mace -- "Go get it done" -- Mustering the dead -- Conflagration -- Farewell to Keating -- Trailing fires -- Epilogue -- In memoriam.
Summary, etc.: An account of the horrendous October 2009 attack on the American Combat Outpost Keating in Afghanistan, told in a frank, engaging vernacular by the staff sergeant and Medal of Honor winner. Romesha ably captures the daily dangers faced by these courageous American soldiers in Afghanistan.-- adapted from Kirkus reviews.
Subject: Romesha, Clinton.
Taliban.
Kamdesh, Battle of, Afghanistan, 2009.
Afghan War, 2001- > Campaigns > Afghanistan > Nuristan (Region)
Counterinsurgency > Afghanistan > Nuristan (Region)
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
Combat Outpost Keating (Afghanistan)

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