Thalia.de

In weniger als einer Minute mit dem Lesen beginnen. Sie haben noch keinen tolino?

The Red Circle

My Life in the Navy SEAL Sniper Corps and How I Trained America's Deadliest Marksmen

The Red Circle: My Life in the Navy SEAL Sniper Corps and How I Trained America's Deadliest Marksmen


BEFORE HE COULD FORGE A BAND OF ELITE WARRIORS... HE HAD TO BECOME ONE HIMSELF.

Brandon Webb's experiences in the world's most elite sniper corps are the stuff of legend. From his grueling years of training in Naval Special Operations to his combat tours in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan, The Red Circle provides a rare and riveting look at the inner workings of the U.S. military through the eyes of a covert operations specialist.

Yet it is Webb's distinguished second career as a lead instructor for the shadowy "sniper cell" and Course Manager of the Navy SEAL Sniper Program that trained some of America's finest and deadliest warriors-including Marcus Luttrell and Chris Kyle-that makes his story so compelling. Luttrell credits Webb's training with his own survival during the ill-fated 2005 Operation Redwing in Afghanistan. Kyle went on to become the U.S. military's top marksman, with more than 150 confirmed kills.

From a candid chronicle of his student days, going through the sniper course himself, to his hair-raising close calls with Taliban and al Qaeda forces in the northern Afghanistan wilderness, to his vivid account of designing new sniper standards and training some of the most accomplished snipers of the twenty-first century, Webb provides a rare look at the making of the Special Operations warriors who are at the forefront of today's military.

Explosive, revealing, and intelligent, The Red Circle provides a uniquely personal glimpse into one of the most challenging and secretive military training courses in the world.
… weiterlesen
Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Format ePUB i
Kopierschutz Kopiergeschützt (Adobe ID erforderlich) i
Erscheinungsdatum 10.04.2012
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9781250018403
Verlag St. Martin's Press
eBook
9,59
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar
Per E-Mail verschenken i

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 40311702
    No Easy Day
    von Kevin Maurer
    eBook
    6,99
  • 42154774
    Sniper
    von Matt Larsen
    eBook
    14,67
  • 34127616
    Zum Krieger geboren
    von Chuck Pfarrer
    (2)
    eBook
    15,99
  • 45215754
    The Princess Diarist
    von Carrie Fisher
    eBook
    12,99
  • 48059430
    Talking as Fast as I Can
    von Lauren Graham
    eBook
    20,99
  • 47704295
    Born a Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    eBook
    27,49
  • 46329838
    Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
    von J. D. Vance
    eBook
    11,89
  • 33111735
    Unorthodox
    von Deborah Feldman
    eBook
    11,99 bisher 17,49
  • 35459858
    Wild
    von Cheryl Strayed
    eBook
    6,99
  • 45122201
    The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
    von Amy Schumer
    eBook
    12,46
  • 45178017
    Sully
    von Jeffrey Zaslow
    eBook
    8,86
  • 34712526
    Wishful Drinking
    von Carrie Fisher
    eBook
    17,49
  • 28114308
    The Hare With Amber Eyes
    von Edmund De Waal
    eBook
    9,49
  • 42619403
    Do No Harm
    von Henry Marsh
    eBook
    6,99
  • 38514250
    Farther Away
    von Jonathan Franzen
    eBook
    12,65
  • 42406295
    Elon Musk
    von Ashlee Vance
    eBook
    9,49
  • 35296869
    Kon-Tiki
    von Thor Heyerdahl
    eBook
    6,49
  • 45168728
    Buffering
    von Hannah Hart
    eBook
    8,39
  • 42746268
    When Breath Becomes Air
    von Paul Kalanithi
    eBook
    9,99
  • 31409749
    In the House of the Interpreter
    von Ngugi wa Thiong'o
    eBook
    9,49

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

The Red Circle

The Red Circle

von John David Mann , Brandon Webb

eBook
9,59
+
=
Born to Run

Born to Run

von Bruce Springsteen

eBook
15,90
+
=

für

25,49

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen