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“Night and day, throughout September, I was on more missions than any other sniper. 

I was sweat-soaked and tired and hungry all the time. . . . I remember telling my team, ‘Who gives a shit, well get all the sleep we need when were dead and I dont intend on dying just yet.

 

I remember saying that a lot throughout the tour in Fallujah, ‘Ill get all the sleep I need when Im dead, and my team would smile and Eggleston would say, ‘Roger that. They must have really thought that Id lost it; no doubt, my pearls of wisdom kept them on their toes. . . .

 Something that a lot of people dont understand is that in the middle of hell, the only thing that youve got is comedy.”

Product Details

ISBN:
9781599214405
Author:
Lebleu, Joe
Publisher:
Lyons Press
Author:
LeBleu, Joe
Author:
Larsen, Mike
Subject:
American
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Snipers.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Military
Subject:
Military - Iraq War (2003-)
Subject:
Iraq War, 2003
Subject:
Afghan War, 2001-
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Biography-Military
Subject:
General History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 black-and-white insert
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Product details 240 pages Lyons Press - English 9781599214405 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When fires raged in the ruins of the World Trade Center on 9/11, LeBleu, a native of Brooklyn and a retired U.S. Army Ranger, was in lower Manhattan. On that day he decided to return to active duty. "Long Rifle" chronicles his actions as the leader of a sniper team in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
"Synopsis" by ,
Native New Yorker Joe LeBleu, retired from the military, reenlisted after 9/11 and saw action of the leader of a sniper team in both Iraq and Afghanistan. This is his story.
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