The Resource Call sign Extortion 17 : the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six, Don Brown., (electronic resource)

Call sign Extortion 17 : the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six, Don Brown., (electronic resource)

Label
Call sign Extortion 17 : the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six
Title
Call sign Extortion 17
Title remainder
the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six
Statement of responsibility
Don Brown.
Title variation
Shoot-down of SEAL Team Six
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
<Span><span>A devastating ""</span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">Black Hawk Down""</span><span> of the war in Afghanistan, the deadliest day for the U.S. in 12 years of that conflict-and a military investigation that covered up evidence of an inside job by the Taliban to avenge Bin Laden's death by taking out a unit of Navy SEAL Team Six</span></span><br /><span><span> </span></span>
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
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1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Don
Dewey number
958.104/745
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.B74 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Chinook (Military transport helicopter)
  • Special operations (Military science)
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • HISTORY / Asia / Central Asia
  • HISTORY / Asia / General
Label
Call sign Extortion 17 : the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six, Don Brown., (electronic resource)
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Contents
  • 12
  • 187
  • Chapter 34
  • Hypocrisies and Inconsistencies in the Rules of Engagement
  • 191
  • Chapter 35
  • Indefensible Inconsistency: Pathfinders Get Pre-Assault Fire but SEALs Don't
  • 195
  • Chapter 36
  • Disappearing Black Box: Further Evidence of Inconsistencies and Cover-Up
  • 198
  • Chapter 4
  • Chapter 37
  • Disconnect: The Pathfinders vs. the Task Force
  • 213
  • Chapter 38
  • Black Box Absent from the Executive Summary
  • 215
  • Chapter 39
  • Crash Site: Before the Pathfinders' Arrival
  • 217
  • Chapter 40
  • SEALs Called to Action
  • Mystery Unit First on the Ground
  • 219
  • Chapter 41
  • Executive Summary: Whitewashing the Real Chronology
  • 221
  • Chapter 42
  • Little Creek Briefing and Other Reports: More Questions on the Box
  • 222
  • Chapter 43
  • February 27, 2014: The Congressional Hearing
  • 15
  • 225
  • Chapter 44
  • Military's Changed Tune: "There Was No Black Box"
  • 228
  • Chapter 45
  • Black Box Black Magic: The "Analog" Ruse
  • 233
  • Chapter 46
  • Chaffetz on Fox: The Pink Elephant Lives
  • 236
  • Chapter 5
  • Chapter 47
  • Cremation and the Destruction of DNA Evidence
  • 241
  • Chapter 48
  • British Press Reports: The Taliban Knew
  • 248
  • Chapter 49
  • Afghan President Karzai: First to Announce the Shoot-Down
  • 251
  • Chapter 50
  • Ninety-Seven Days from Quintessential Glory to Unexplained Disaster
  • NATO Special Operations Forces Kill President Karzai's Cousin
  • 254
  • Chapter 51
  • Karzai and the Taliban Playing Footsie for Years
  • 256
  • Chapter 52
  • Another Dirty Secret: Afghans on Every American Mission
  • 259
  • Chapter 53
  • Shocking Discovery: Bullets in the Bodies
  • 27
  • 265
  • Chapter 54
  • Autopsies Versus "No Identifiable Remains"
  • 277
  • Chapter 55
  • All Signs Point to a Cover-Up
  • 280
  • Chapter 56
  • Final Thoughts
  • 286
  • Chapter 6
  • Background on the Colt Report
  • 37
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Colt Report: A General Overview
  • 40
  • Chapter 8
  • Colt Report 101: Points to Keep in Mind in Examining Evidence
  • 44
  • Chapter 9
  • Pink Elephant Escapes
  • 47
  • Chapter 10
  • Forward Operating Base "Shank"
  • Centcom Handcuffs Colt's Investigation
  • 54
  • Chapter 11
  • Seven Missing Afghans Discovered by Happenchance
  • 67
  • Chapter 12
  • "Green-on-Blue" Violence: "Friendly" Afghans Killing Americans
  • 73
  • Chapter 13
  • An Ambassador's Blunt Warnings
  • 1
  • 79
  • Chapter 14
  • A Forced Suicide Mission
  • 82
  • Chapter 15
  • Extortion 17 Pilots: Underequipped and Untrained for Special Ops
  • 87
  • Chapter 16
  • Deadly Record of CH-47D in Afghanistan
  • 96
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 17
  • Task Force Commander Concerns: Conventional Aviation with Special Forces
  • 112
  • Chapter 18
  • Pre-Flight Intelligence: Taliban Targeting US Helicopters
  • 115
  • Chapter 19
  • Chaos in the Air: The Lost Minutes
  • 118
  • Chapter 20
  • Aboard Extortion 17
  • Chopper's Last Call
  • 124
  • Chapter 21
  • Odd Request for a "Sparkle"
  • 126
  • Chapter 22
  • Final Seconds: Who Is "Them"?
  • 130
  • Chapter 23
  • Extortion 17's Bizarre Behavior
  • 7
  • 133
  • Chapter 24
  • The "Two-Minute Burn" and the "One-Minute Call" That Wasn't
  • 135
  • Chapter 25
  • Was Bryan Nichols Trying to Tell Us Something?
  • 141
  • Chapter 26
  • A Three-Minute Burn? The Chopper in the Spotlight?
  • 144
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 27
  • Fallen Angel: The Final Seconds of Extortion 17
  • 146
  • Chapter 28
  • Taliban Access to NVGs and Other Weapons
  • 155
  • Chapter 29
  • A Point-Blank Shot: Clues from Exhibit 60
  • 158
  • Chapter 30
  • Base Shank
  • Testimony of Apache Pilots and Pitch-Black Conditions
  • 172
  • Chapter 31
  • Extortion 17 and the Earlier Ranger Mission
  • 178
  • Chapter 32
  • Rules of Engagement: Groundwork for the Death of Thirty Americans
  • 184
  • Chapter 33
  • Enemy "Squirters" on the Ground Prior to Shoot-Down
Control code
ocn910553948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493017324
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2DD76BCD-F5ED-4293-B99A-FE6183F79CD5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o910553948
  • (OCoLC)910553948
Label
Call sign Extortion 17 : the shoot-down of SEAL Team Six, Don Brown., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Contents
  • 12
  • 187
  • Chapter 34
  • Hypocrisies and Inconsistencies in the Rules of Engagement
  • 191
  • Chapter 35
  • Indefensible Inconsistency: Pathfinders Get Pre-Assault Fire but SEALs Don't
  • 195
  • Chapter 36
  • Disappearing Black Box: Further Evidence of Inconsistencies and Cover-Up
  • 198
  • Chapter 4
  • Chapter 37
  • Disconnect: The Pathfinders vs. the Task Force
  • 213
  • Chapter 38
  • Black Box Absent from the Executive Summary
  • 215
  • Chapter 39
  • Crash Site: Before the Pathfinders' Arrival
  • 217
  • Chapter 40
  • SEALs Called to Action
  • Mystery Unit First on the Ground
  • 219
  • Chapter 41
  • Executive Summary: Whitewashing the Real Chronology
  • 221
  • Chapter 42
  • Little Creek Briefing and Other Reports: More Questions on the Box
  • 222
  • Chapter 43
  • February 27, 2014: The Congressional Hearing
  • 15
  • 225
  • Chapter 44
  • Military's Changed Tune: "There Was No Black Box"
  • 228
  • Chapter 45
  • Black Box Black Magic: The "Analog" Ruse
  • 233
  • Chapter 46
  • Chaffetz on Fox: The Pink Elephant Lives
  • 236
  • Chapter 5
  • Chapter 47
  • Cremation and the Destruction of DNA Evidence
  • 241
  • Chapter 48
  • British Press Reports: The Taliban Knew
  • 248
  • Chapter 49
  • Afghan President Karzai: First to Announce the Shoot-Down
  • 251
  • Chapter 50
  • Ninety-Seven Days from Quintessential Glory to Unexplained Disaster
  • NATO Special Operations Forces Kill President Karzai's Cousin
  • 254
  • Chapter 51
  • Karzai and the Taliban Playing Footsie for Years
  • 256
  • Chapter 52
  • Another Dirty Secret: Afghans on Every American Mission
  • 259
  • Chapter 53
  • Shocking Discovery: Bullets in the Bodies
  • 27
  • 265
  • Chapter 54
  • Autopsies Versus "No Identifiable Remains"
  • 277
  • Chapter 55
  • All Signs Point to a Cover-Up
  • 280
  • Chapter 56
  • Final Thoughts
  • 286
  • Chapter 6
  • Background on the Colt Report
  • 37
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Colt Report: A General Overview
  • 40
  • Chapter 8
  • Colt Report 101: Points to Keep in Mind in Examining Evidence
  • 44
  • Chapter 9
  • Pink Elephant Escapes
  • 47
  • Chapter 10
  • Forward Operating Base "Shank"
  • Centcom Handcuffs Colt's Investigation
  • 54
  • Chapter 11
  • Seven Missing Afghans Discovered by Happenchance
  • 67
  • Chapter 12
  • "Green-on-Blue" Violence: "Friendly" Afghans Killing Americans
  • 73
  • Chapter 13
  • An Ambassador's Blunt Warnings
  • 1
  • 79
  • Chapter 14
  • A Forced Suicide Mission
  • 82
  • Chapter 15
  • Extortion 17 Pilots: Underequipped and Untrained for Special Ops
  • 87
  • Chapter 16
  • Deadly Record of CH-47D in Afghanistan
  • 96
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 17
  • Task Force Commander Concerns: Conventional Aviation with Special Forces
  • 112
  • Chapter 18
  • Pre-Flight Intelligence: Taliban Targeting US Helicopters
  • 115
  • Chapter 19
  • Chaos in the Air: The Lost Minutes
  • 118
  • Chapter 20
  • Aboard Extortion 17
  • Chopper's Last Call
  • 124
  • Chapter 21
  • Odd Request for a "Sparkle"
  • 126
  • Chapter 22
  • Final Seconds: Who Is "Them"?
  • 130
  • Chapter 23
  • Extortion 17's Bizarre Behavior
  • 7
  • 133
  • Chapter 24
  • The "Two-Minute Burn" and the "One-Minute Call" That Wasn't
  • 135
  • Chapter 25
  • Was Bryan Nichols Trying to Tell Us Something?
  • 141
  • Chapter 26
  • A Three-Minute Burn? The Chopper in the Spotlight?
  • 144
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 27
  • Fallen Angel: The Final Seconds of Extortion 17
  • 146
  • Chapter 28
  • Taliban Access to NVGs and Other Weapons
  • 155
  • Chapter 29
  • A Point-Blank Shot: Clues from Exhibit 60
  • 158
  • Chapter 30
  • Base Shank
  • Testimony of Apache Pilots and Pitch-Black Conditions
  • 172
  • Chapter 31
  • Extortion 17 and the Earlier Ranger Mission
  • 178
  • Chapter 32
  • Rules of Engagement: Groundwork for the Death of Thirty Americans
  • 184
  • Chapter 33
  • Enemy "Squirters" on the Ground Prior to Shoot-Down
Control code
ocn910553948
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781493017324
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2DD76BCD-F5ED-4293-B99A-FE6183F79CD5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o910553948
  • (OCoLC)910553948

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