The Resource Hal Moore: : a soldier once-- and always, Mike Guardia, (eaudio)

Hal Moore: : a soldier once-- and always, Mike Guardia, (eaudio)

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Hal Moore: : a soldier once-- and always
Title
Hal Moore:
Title remainder
a soldier once-- and always
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Mike Guardia
Title variation
Soldier once-- and always
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Language
eng
Summary
Hal Moore, one of the most admired American combat leaders of the last fifty years, has until now been best known to the public for being portrayed by Mel Gibson in the movie We Were Soldiers. In this biography, we finally learn the full story of one of America's true military heroes. A 1945 graduate of West Point, Moore's first combats occurred during the Korean War, where he fought in the battles of Old Baldy, T-Bone, and Pork Chop Hill. At the beginning of the Vietnam War, Moore commanded the 1st Battalion of the 7th Cavalry in the first full-fledged battle between U.S. and North Vietnamese regulars. Drastically outnumbered and nearly overrun, Moore led from the front, and though losing seventy-nine soldiers, accounted for 1,200 of the enemy before the Communists withdrew. This Battle of Ia Drang pioneered the use of "air mobile infantry"-delivering troops into battle via helicopter-which became the staple of U.S. operations for the remainder of the war. He later wrote of his experiences in the bestselling book We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young
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Midwest
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Guardia, Mike
Dewey number
B
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other
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Read by Johnny Heller
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  • Heller, Johnny
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  • Moore, Harold G
  • United States
  • Ia Drang Valley, Battle of, Vietnam, 1965
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
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Hal Moore: : a soldier once-- and always, Mike Guardia, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 04 min.))
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781515999836
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT11846773
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sound
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11846773
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MWT11846773
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Label
Hal Moore: : a soldier once-- and always, Mike Guardia, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 04 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515999836
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11846773
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11846773
System control number
MWT11846773
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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