The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan

The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan

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Book Author : Gregg Zoroya
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Total Pages : 463

The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan Book Detail/ Review :

The never-before-told story of one of the most decorated units in the war in Afghanistan and its fifteen-month ordeal that culminated in the 2008 Battle of Wanat, the wars deadliestA single company of US paratroopers--calling themselves the Chosen Few--arrived in eastern Afghanistan in late 2007 hoping to win the hearts and minds of the remote mountain people and extend

Storm Front: The Epic True Story of a Secret War, the SASs Greatest Battle, and the British Pilots who Saved Them

Storm Front: The Epic True Story of a Secret War, the SASs Greatest Battle, and the British Pilots who Saved Them

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ISBN Code : 9780593064344
Book Author : Rowland White
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Total Pages : 525

Storm Front: The Epic True Story of a Secret War, the SASs Greatest Battle, and the British Pilots who Saved Them Book Detail/ Review :

The thrilling new military history title from the bestselling author of Vulcan 607 and Phoenix Squadron.In early 1970, the Commanding Officer of 22 SAS flew into the strategically critical Sultanate of Oman on a covert intelligence mission. A Communist rebellion in the South threatened not only the stability of the Arabian Peninsula but more importantly the vital oil rout

The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan

The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan

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ISBN Code : 9780306824845
Book Author : Gregg Zoroya
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Total Pages : 231

The Chosen Few: A Company of Paratroopers and Its Heroic Struggle to Survive in the Mountains of Afghanistan Book Detail/ Review :

In a Band of Brothers-like narrative, the never-before-told story of one of the Afghanistan wars most decorated units (including two Medal of Honor recipients)--Chosen Company, 2nd Battalion, 153 Infantry (paratroopers)--and their fifteen-month ordeal, culminating in the deadliest and most storied battle of the war, the battle of Wanat.

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