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: Written by an outstanding team of distinguished active and retired special operations officers, historians, and experts, this oversize, in-depth book surveys America's elite forces. From Roger's Rangers in Revolutionary times to the Underwater Demolition Teams of WWII to contemporary specialized commands in the war against terrorism, U.S. Special Operations Forces explores both individual and collective achievements. Hundreds of vintage and recent photographs, maps, and historically inspired paintings complement the text, and a unique medallion-inlaid cover make it both a riveting history and a cherished keepsake.

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Written by an outstanding team of distinguished active and retired special operations officers, historians, and experts, this oversize, in-depth book surveys America's elite forces. From Roger's Rangers in Revolutionary times to the Underwater Demolition Teams of WWII to contemporary specialized commands in the war against terrorism, "U.S. Special Operations Forces explores both individual and collective achievements. Vintage and recent photographs, map, and historically inspired paintings complement the text, and a unique medallion-inlaid cover make it both a riveting history and a cherished keepsake.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780883631058
Editor:
Schemmer, Benjamin F.
Editor:
Carney, John T., Jr.
Editor:
Schemmer, Benjamin F.
Editor:
Carney, John T., Jr.
Publisher:
Hugh Lauter Levin Associates
Location:
Tampa, Fla.
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
Military - United States
Subject:
Special forces
Subject:
HISTORY / Military / United States
Copyright:
Series Volume:
294
Publication Date:
October 2003
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
1200x1200

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Product details 352 pages Hugh Lauter Levin Associates - English 9780883631058 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Written by an outstanding team of distinguished active and retired special operations officers, historians, and experts, this oversize, in-depth book surveys America's elite forces. From Roger's Rangers in Revolutionary times to the Underwater Demolition Teams of WWII to contemporary specialized commands in the war against terrorism, "U.S. Special Operations Forces explores both individual and collective achievements. Vintage and recent photographs, map, and historically inspired paintings complement the text, and a unique medallion-inlaid cover make it both a riveting history and a cherished keepsake.
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