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The Resource American Spartan : the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant, Ann Scott Tyson

American Spartan : the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant, Ann Scott Tyson

Label
American Spartan : the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant
Title
American Spartan
Title remainder
the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant
Statement of responsibility
Ann Scott Tyson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A veteran war correspondent relates how Special Forces Major James Gant created his vision of recruiting Afghanistan's powerful Pashtun tribes in the fight against the Taliban in an effort to turn the tide of the war
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyson, Ann
Dewey number
  • 958.104/7373092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.43.G36
LC item number
T87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gant, James
  • United States
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Target audience
adult
Label
American Spartan : the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant, Ann Scott Tyson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn795757586
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062114983
Lccn
2013042359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B G1582A ; XX-AB ; LAP ; A13BP035.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 795757586
  • (Sirsi) 795757586
  • (OCoLC)795757586
Label
American Spartan : the promise, the mission, and the betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant, Ann Scott Tyson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn795757586
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062114983
Lccn
2013042359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B G1582A ; XX-AB ; LAP ; A13BP035.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 795757586
  • (Sirsi) 795757586
  • (OCoLC)795757586

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