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The Resource HORSE SOLDIERS : THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN, Doug Stanton

HORSE SOLDIERS : THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN, Doug Stanton

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HORSE SOLDIERS : THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN
Title
HORSE SOLDIERS
Title remainder
THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN
Statement of responsibility
Doug Stanton
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following 9/11, a small band of Special Forces soldiers secretly entered Afghanistan and rode to war on horseback against the Taliban. Outnumbered forty to one, they pursued the enemy across the mountainous terrain and captured the strategic city of Mazari-Sharif. The bone-weary Americans were welcomed as liberators, and overjoyed Afghans thronged the streets. Then the action took an unexpected turn: the Horse Soldiers were ambushed
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stanton, Doug
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • United States
  • Special operations (Military science)
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Urban warfare
  • Mazār-i Sharīf (Afghanistan)
  • Large type books
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HORSE SOLDIERS : THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN, Doug Stanton
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
771 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410417206
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)317361812
Label
HORSE SOLDIERS : THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A BAND OF U.S. SOLDIERS WHO RODE TO VICTORY IN AFGHANISTAN, Doug Stanton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
771 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410417206
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)317361812

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