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Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills

Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq
Title
Sniper one
Title remainder
on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Dan Mills
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Sgt. Mills and the rest of the 1st Battalion flew into Iraq in April, 2004, they were soon fighting for their lives. "Sniper One" is a breathtaking chronicle of endurance, camaraderie, dark humor, and courage in the face of relentless, lethal assault
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mills, Dan
Dewey number
956.7044/38
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.M475 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mills, Dan
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Snipers
Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ilustrations -- view of al Amarah city centre from above its southern Edge, over a lynx helicopter gunner's shoulder -- The Cimic house compound beside the River Tigris -- Sniper platoon, 1PWRR. back row, left to right : H, smudge -- Des, Dv, Dan, Daz, Rob, Chris, Fitz, Ben and Ads. front row : Pikey, Longy, Oost, Sam, Harry, Redders and Louey -- Yours truly on the look-out for enemy activity on Cimic house's roof -- Article picturing rogue cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, pinned on -- The wall of sniper platoon's living quarters -- A typical roof-top scene post-battle -- House's swimming-pool -- Louey and Daz in the rear sangar -- An l96 sniper rifle with a simrad night sight -- The view of the oms building from behind the wall where Dan's men first returned fire at the enemy, on 18 April -- RPG alley -- View of the OMS building from the neighbouring park, a favoured launch location for enemy mortar teams -- Major Ken Tait on his return from a fighting patrol before -- He was banned from going out -- The remains of Daz's burned-out snatch after the 18 April contact -- The awesome AC-130 spectre gunship -- Chris, me and sgt Ian Caldwell in the driveway of Cimic house, preparing to leave on an arrest raid -- Chris snipes and des spots while concealed on a roof-top in downtown al Amarah
Control code
1138997
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xxvi, 349 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312531263
Lccn
2008020438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1138997
  • (Sirsi) 1138997
  • (OCoLC)213300988
Label
Sniper one : on scope and under siege with a sniper team in Iraq, Dan Mills
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ilustrations -- view of al Amarah city centre from above its southern Edge, over a lynx helicopter gunner's shoulder -- The Cimic house compound beside the River Tigris -- Sniper platoon, 1PWRR. back row, left to right : H, smudge -- Des, Dv, Dan, Daz, Rob, Chris, Fitz, Ben and Ads. front row : Pikey, Longy, Oost, Sam, Harry, Redders and Louey -- Yours truly on the look-out for enemy activity on Cimic house's roof -- Article picturing rogue cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, pinned on -- The wall of sniper platoon's living quarters -- A typical roof-top scene post-battle -- House's swimming-pool -- Louey and Daz in the rear sangar -- An l96 sniper rifle with a simrad night sight -- The view of the oms building from behind the wall where Dan's men first returned fire at the enemy, on 18 April -- RPG alley -- View of the OMS building from the neighbouring park, a favoured launch location for enemy mortar teams -- Major Ken Tait on his return from a fighting patrol before -- He was banned from going out -- The remains of Daz's burned-out snatch after the 18 April contact -- The awesome AC-130 spectre gunship -- Chris, me and sgt Ian Caldwell in the driveway of Cimic house, preparing to leave on an arrest raid -- Chris snipes and des spots while concealed on a roof-top in downtown al Amarah
Control code
1138997
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xxvi, 349 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312531263
Lccn
2008020438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1138997
  • (Sirsi) 1138997
  • (OCoLC)213300988

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