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Hesitation kills : a female Marine officer's combat experience in Iraq / Jane Blair.

Author/creator Blair, Jane, 1972-
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoLanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers : Distributed by National Book Network,
Descriptionxii, 297 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents A home and a country -- The call -- Matilda -- The war plan -- Countdown -- Dread silence reposes -- Uncertainty and human factors -- Red ink -- Time on target -- On the shore, dimly seen -- A dangerous position -- A fiery crash -- Garden of Eden -- Killbox -- National Geographic -- A turning point -- Their blood had washed out -- Star-spangled banner -- Ashura -- Occupation -- When free men shall stand -- Mortars in the garden -- Strategic corporal -- No better friend, no worse enemy -- Ribbons -- The twilight's last gleaming -- Home of the brave.
Abstract "This riveting memoir is the first book written by a famale Marine about the war in Iraq and one of the only books written by a woman who has experienced combat firsthand"--Dust cover.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2010047435
ISBN9781442208766 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN1442208767 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9781442208780 (electronic)
ISBN1442208783 (electronic)

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