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The Resource American Sniper

American Sniper

Label
American Sniper
Title
American Sniper
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Subject
Summary
The #1 New York Times bestselling memoir of U.S. Navy Seal Chris Kyle, and the source for Clint Eastwood's blockbuster movie which was nominated for six academy awards, including best picture.From 1999 to 2009, U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in United States military history. His fellow American warriors, whom he protected with deadly precision from rooftops and stealth positions during the Iraq War, called him "The Legend"; meanwhile, the enemy feared him so much they named him al-Shaitan ("the devil") and placed a bounty on his head. Kyle, who was tragically killed in 2013, writes honestly about the pain of war—including the deaths of two close SEAL teammates—and in moving first-person passages throughout, his wife, Taya, speaks openly about the strains of war on their family, as well as on Chris. Gripping and unforgettable, Kyle's masterful account of his extraordinary battlefield experiences ranks as one of the great war memoirs of all time
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  • Kyle, Chris
  • McEwen, Scott
  • DeFelice, Jim
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Military
  • Nonfiction
Label
American Sniper
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a056174a-319a-4cd3-a98b-4f31b4b045b6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062306708
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
American Sniper
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a056174a-319a-4cd3-a98b-4f31b4b045b6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062306708
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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