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Horse soldiers

the extraordinary story of a band of U.S. soldiers who rode to victory in Afghanistan

by Doug Stanton

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Special Forces -- History -- 21st century,
  • Afghan War, 2001- -- Cavalry operations, American,
  • Afghan War, 2001- -- Aerial operations, American,
  • Afghan War, 2001- -- Personal narratives, American,
  • Special operations (Military science) -- Afghanistan -- History -- 21st century,
  • Soldiers -- United States -- History -- 21st century,
  • Soldiers -- Afghanistan -- History -- 21st century,
  • Urban warfare -- Afghanistan -- Mazār-i Sharīf -- History -- 21st century,
  • Mazār-i Sharīf (Afghanistan) -- History, Military -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-393).

    StatementDoug Stanton.
    GenrePersonal narratives, American
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.412 .S73 2009b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 393 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23230624M
    ISBN 101416580514
    ISBN 109781416580515
    LC Control Number2009293971

      “A thrilling action ride of a book” (The New York Times Book Review)—from Jerry Bruckheimer in theaters everywhere Janu —the New York Times bestselling, true-life account of a US Special Forces team deployed to dangerous, war-ridden Afghanistan in the weeks following 9/Previously published as Horse Soldiers, 12 Strong is the dramatic account of a small band of /5(). In Horse Soldiers, Doug Stanton begins in medias res his account of the American forces who were the first to enter Afghanistan after the terrorist attacks of Septem , to assist the.

    Horse Soldiers | The inspiration for the major motion picture 12 Strong from Jerry Bruckheimer, starring Chris Hemsworth and Michael Shannon. From the New York Times bestselling author of In Harm's Way comes a true-life story of American soldiers overcoming great odds to achieve a stunning military : Scribner Book Company.   However, when the Horse Soldiers book was being written, Mark Nutsch had requested that his name be changed to protect his identity, as was the case with most of the other Horse Soldiers. However, it’s hard to imagine that was the case with the 12 Strong movie, since Nutsch has become a fairly well-known public figure.

      Horse soldiers by Doug Stanton. Publication date Topics Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in : The film, ‘12 Strong,’ based on Doug Stanton’s book ‘Horse Soldiers’ doesn’t do justice to the powerful true story of the 12 Americans who gathered intel in Afghanistan after 9/


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