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Tip of the Spear
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ryan Hendrickson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The inspiring true story of a US Special Forces soldier who was medically retired after stepping on an IED, and his incredible return to active duty. Sergeant First Class (SFC) Ryan Hendrickson is a brave, determined, and courageous soldier -- a Green Beret clearing the way for his twelve-man team
Tip of the Spear
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Robert J. Edwards
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-15 - Publisher: Stackpole Books

During World War II, German armored reconnaissance laid the groundwork—often through small-unit actions—for the stunning tank and infantry operations that made the German military famous. Robert Edwards's follow-up to Scouts Out, the first extensive treatment of the subject in English, focuses on the battles and personalities found in ranks of
Tip of the Spear
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Bernd Horn, Michel Wyczynski
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-01 - Publisher: Dundurn

In the midst of the Second World War, the Germans introduced a new kind of warfare that had never been seen before, featuring a new kind of soldier: the paratrooper. The public and military alike were astonished by the feats of daring and martial prowess displayed by the intrepid troops,
Tip of the Spear
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: G. J. Michaels
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Naval Inst Press

Images of U.S. Marines assaulting Pacific beaches in World War II have stereotyped the service's roles and personnel for more than fifty years. This frank firsthand account of Marines sweeping over sands of a different sort in fast armored vehicles retires that popular legend and recasts the Corps as the
Tip of the Spear
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: David Arocha
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-25 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

The years 1967 and 1968. It is the height of the Vietnam War. A boy of eighteen enlists in the U.S. Marine Corps.