U.S. Army Green Beret Missions: A Timeline

U.S. Army Green Beret Missions: A Timeline

by Lisa M. Bolt Simons

Hardcover

$27.32

Overview

Who were the Alamo Scouts? What is unconventional warfare? This unique timeline of the US Army Special Forces Green Beret missions seizes the courage and drama these soldiers experienced. Follow along to learn more!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781491487020
Publisher: Capstone
Publication date: 01/01/2016
Series: Special Ops Mission Timelines
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.31(d)
Lexile: 860L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

About the Author

Lisa M. Bolt Simons, a teacher by day, has published several nonfiction children’s books, as well as articles in various publications.  She’s been awarded a Minnesota State Arts Board grant, a McKnight Artist Fellowship for Writers/Loft Award in Children’s Literature Honorable Mention, and a Shabo Award from The Loft Literary Center.  She lives in Minnesota with her husband and teen twins.

Table of Contents

Unconventional soldiers — Operation Raincoat — Myitkyina Campaign — Cabanatuan Operation — Battle of Nam Dong — Fight at Chau Phu — Operation Just Cause — Operation Desert Sabre — Battle of Mazar-e Sharif — Battle at Qala-i-Jangi Fort — Invasion of Iraq — Exercise Flintlock — Elite warriors.

Interviews

engaging, low-level text; historically accurate photographs; Fact Boxes; On-Page Definitions of Glossary Terms; Maps; Timeline

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