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Horse soldiers : the extraordinary story of a band of U.S. soldiers who rode to victory in Afghanistan / Doug Stanton.

Stanton, Doug. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ringtown Area Library.
  • 5 of 5 copies available at Pottsville District Libraries. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ringtown Area Library 958.1047 STA (Text) 3999900024284G Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416580515 (trade)
  • ISBN: 1416580514
  • Physical Description: xvi, 393 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-393).
Summary, etc.:
Recounts events during which, immediately after the attacks of September 11, 2001, a small group of U.S. SpecialForces soldiers entered Afghanistan on horseback to capture the city of Mazar-i-Sharif and were ambushed in a battle in which they were outnumbered forty to one.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject: Afghan War, 2001- > Cavalry operations, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Aerial operations, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
United States. Army. Special Forces > History > 21st century.
Special operations (Military science) > Afghanistan > History > 21st century.
Soldiers > United States > History > 21st century.
Soldiers > Afghanistan > History > 21st century.
Urban warfare > Afghanistan > Maz♯r-i Shar♯±f > History > 21st century.
Maz♯r-i Shar♯±f (Afghanistan) > History, Military > 21st century.

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