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The Resource Legend : a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines, Eric Blehm

Legend : a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines, Eric Blehm

Label
Legend : a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines
Title
Legend
Title remainder
a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines
Statement of responsibility
Eric Blehm
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author takes as his canvas the Vietnam War, as seen through a single mission that occurred on May 2, 1968. A twelve-man Special Forces team had been covertly inserted into a small clearing in the jungle of neutral Cambodia--where U.S. forces were forbidden to operate. The team did not know they had infiltrated a section of jungle that concealed a major enemy base
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blehm, Eric
Dewey number
959.7/04342
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
U53.B39
LC item number
B56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Benavidez, Roy P
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Benavidez, Roy P
  • United States
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Commando troops
  • Search and rescue operations
  • Cambodia
  • United States
Label
Legend : a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines, Eric Blehm
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Street kid from Cuero -- "Look sharp, be sharp, go Army!" -- The darkest white -- Green Beret -- The secret war -- Anatomy of a mission -- Welcome to Detachment B-56 -- Over the fence -- The launch -- As bad as it gets -- Daniel Boone tactical emergency -- If someone needs help-- -- Last chance -- Deliverance -- Mettle for medal
Control code
1576374
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780804139519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1576374
  • (OCoLC)886483928
Label
Legend : a harrowing story from the Vietnam War of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines, Eric Blehm
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Street kid from Cuero -- "Look sharp, be sharp, go Army!" -- The darkest white -- Green Beret -- The secret war -- Anatomy of a mission -- Welcome to Detachment B-56 -- Over the fence -- The launch -- As bad as it gets -- Daniel Boone tactical emergency -- If someone needs help-- -- Last chance -- Deliverance -- Mettle for medal
Control code
1576374
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780804139519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1576374
  • (OCoLC)886483928

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