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Delta Force : A Memoir by the Founder of the U.S. Military's Most Secretive Special-Operations Unit

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The definitive insider's account of the U.S. Army's most elite and secretive special-ops unit, written by the legendary founder and first commanding officer of Delta Force

Wanted: Volunteers for Project Delta. Will guarantee you a medal. A body bag. Or both. With this call to arms, Charlie Beckwith revolutionized American armed combat. Beckwith's acclaimed memoir tells the story of Delta Force ("the Army's most elite commando unit."—Los Angeles Times) as only its maverick creator could tell it—from the bloody baptism of Vietnam to the top-secret training grounds of North Carolina to political battles in the upper levels of the Pentagon itself. This is the heart-pounding, first-person, insider's view of the missions that made Delta Force legendary.

Chronicles the history of America's secret counterterrorist unit, tells how members are recruited and trained, and explains its key role in the Iran hostage rescue mission. Reissue.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 371
Genre: History, Biography + Autobiography
Sub-Genre: Military
Format: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins
Author: Charlie A. Beckwith & Donald Knox
Language: English
Street Date: May 14, 2013
TCIN: 16166764
UPC: 9780062249692
Item Number (DPCI): 247-26-2357
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