The Resource Lone survivor: : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10, Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson, (eaudio)

Lone survivor: : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10, Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson, (eaudio)

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Lone survivor: : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10
Title
Lone survivor:
Title remainder
the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson
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Language
eng
Summary
Four US Navy SEALS departed one clear night in early July, 2005 for the mountainous Afghanistan-Pakistan border for a reconnaissance mission. Their task was to document the activity of an al Qaeda leader rumored to have a small army in a Taliban stronghold. Five days later, only one of those Navy SEALS made it out alive. This is the story of the only survivor of Operation Redwing, SEAL team leader Marcus Luttrell, and the extraordinary firefight that led to the largest loss of life in American Navy SEAL history. His squadmates fought valiantly beside him until he was the only one left alive, blasted by an RPG into a place where his pursuers could not find him. Over the next four days, terribly injured and presumed dead, Luttrell crawled for miles through the mountains and was taken in by sympathetic villagers who risked their lives to keep him safe from surrounding Taliban warriors. A born and raised Texan, Marcus Luttrell takes us from the rigors of SEAL training, where he and his fellow SEALs discovered what it took to join the most elite of the American special forces, to a fight in the desolate hills of Afghanistan for which they never could have been prepared. His account of his squadmates' heroism and mutual support renders an experience for which two of his squadmates were posthumously awarded the Navy Cross for combat heroism that is both heartrending and life-affirming. In this rich chronicle of courage and sacrifice, honor and patriotism, Marcus Luttrell delivers a powerful narrative of modern war
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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Luttrell, Marcus
Dewey number
958.104/7
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Kevin T. Collins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
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  • Robinson, Patrick
  • Collins, Kevin T
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luttrell, Marcus
  • United States
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
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adult
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Lone survivor: : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10, Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson, (eaudio)
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digital storage
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Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (840 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781611132656
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11608503
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11608503
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MWT11608503
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Lone survivor: : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10, Marcus Luttrell ; with Patrick Robinson, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (840 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611132656
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
MWT11608503
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11608503
System control number
MWT11608503
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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