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

Stanton, Doug, (author.).
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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler 958.104 STA (Text) 34044000939635 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett 958.1047 STA (Text) 30010170837192 Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 958.104 STA (Text) 30477101146276 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 958.104 STA (Text) 30419101518846 New Non-Fiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 958.1 STA (Text) 72436000122335 Adult nonfiction Available -
Otterbein PL - Otterbein 958.1 STA (Text) 34046000409253 Non-Fiction In transit -
Parke Co PL - Rockville 958.104 STA (Text) 77612000007747 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Grandview Branch 958.104 STA (Text) 70741300108178 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 958.1047 STA (Text) 70741000150555 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 958.1047 Stanton (Text) 78292000370294 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501178511
  • Physical Description: xx, 395 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Scribner trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2017.

Content descriptions

General 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, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-395).
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: United States. Army. Special Forces > History > 21st century.
Afghan War, 2001- > Cavalry operations, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Aerial operations, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
Special operations (Military science) > Afghanistan > History > 21st century.
Soldiers > United States > History > 21st century.
Soldiers > Afghanistan > History > 21st century.
Urban warfare > Afghanistan > Mazār-i Sharīf > History > 21st century.
Mazār-i Sharīf (Afghanistan) > History, Military > 21st century.
Genre: Personal narratives.

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