The Resource The Green Berets : the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit, Robin Moore, (electronic resource)

The Green Berets : the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit, Robin Moore, (electronic resource)

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The Green Berets : the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit
Title
The Green Berets
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the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit
Statement of responsibility
Robin Moore
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Language
eng
Summary
The #1 New York Times bestselling classic story of U.S. special forces in Vietnam from the war correspondent and author of The French Connection. In Vietnam, Robin Moore became on the of the first true "embedded" journalists, training and fighting alongside America's most elite fighters. Though fictionalized, The Green Berets exposed the American public to the horrors of the ground war in Vietnam, and gave the men of the Green Berets the recognition they deserved. Here is the tale of the courageous South Vietnamese girl posing as an anti-American Communist to capture the Viet Cong officer who murdered her family. Here is the graft and double-dealing of South Vietnamese officers undercutting America's war effort. More importantly, here are America's soldiers showing unimaginable bravery in the face of a determined and deadly enemy. With a foreword by Major General Thomas R. Csrnko reflecting on the history and future of this elite fighting unit, The Green Berets stands as an enduring classic
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1925-2008
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Moore, Robin
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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The Green Berets : the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit, Robin Moore, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781626369313
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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15146828
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MWT15146828
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Green Berets : the amazing story of the U.S. Army's elite special forces unit, Robin Moore, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781626369313
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
15146828
Publisher number
MWT15146828
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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