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The Resource 13 cent killers : the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam, John J. Culbertson

13 cent killers : the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam, John J. Culbertson

Label
13 cent killers : the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam
Title
13 cent killers
Title remainder
the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
John J. Culbertson
Title variation
Thirteen cent killers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former sniper with the 5th Marine Regiment Shiper Platoon chronicles the exploits and experiences of the platoon in Vietnam, from 1967 through the desperate Tet offensive in 1968, describes the tactics, expertise in jungle warfare, and unique skills that made the unit the most decorated regimental sniper platoon of the war. Original
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163879
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Culbertson, John J.
Dewey number
959.704/345
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS558.4
LC item number
.C85 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • USA
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Regimental histories
  • United States
  • Dschungelkrieg
  • Scharfschütze
  • Vietnamkrieg
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam
Label
13 cent killers : the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam, John J. Culbertson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening shots, 1966 -- 1st Division Sniper School : Gunnery Sergeant Vernon D. Mitchell -- 5th Marine snipers, Chu Lai, Vietnam : Corporal Ronald R. Willoughby -- VC sapper attack, Marine Corps base, Chu Lai : Tom Casey -- Night ambush, Chu Lai : Tom Casey and Vaughn Nickell -- Sniper operations at An Hoa : Sergeants Tom Casey and Ronald Willoughby -- Operation Tuscaloosa : Ron Willoughby and Vaughn Nickell -- Six O'clock Charlie gets zapped -- Casey's shooters go into battle -- Storm clouds gather over Go Noi Island -- Searching for the enemy -- The Viet Cong brace for battle -- The sniper's assault -- Snipers invade Antenna Valley : Fred Sanders and Dennis Toncar -- Snipers called into Arizona : Sergeant Tom Casey and Ron Willoughby -- Jayne Mansfield visits An Hoa -- Gunny Mitchell comes to Casey's aid -- Great leaders are made, not born -- New snipers report to Chu Lai -- Night patrol with Bravo 1/5 -- 5th Marines push into Antenna Valley -- Casey's friend dies a hero's death -- Buddy Bolton and John Culbertson team up at sniper school -- Big Jim Flynn and Tony the Greek go on patrol -- The snipers get rescued by grunt mortars -- The 5th Marines make their summer offensive
Control code
ocm51633382
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780345459145
Lccn
2004268388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51633382
Label
13 cent killers : the 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam, John J. Culbertson
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening shots, 1966 -- 1st Division Sniper School : Gunnery Sergeant Vernon D. Mitchell -- 5th Marine snipers, Chu Lai, Vietnam : Corporal Ronald R. Willoughby -- VC sapper attack, Marine Corps base, Chu Lai : Tom Casey -- Night ambush, Chu Lai : Tom Casey and Vaughn Nickell -- Sniper operations at An Hoa : Sergeants Tom Casey and Ronald Willoughby -- Operation Tuscaloosa : Ron Willoughby and Vaughn Nickell -- Six O'clock Charlie gets zapped -- Casey's shooters go into battle -- Storm clouds gather over Go Noi Island -- Searching for the enemy -- The Viet Cong brace for battle -- The sniper's assault -- Snipers invade Antenna Valley : Fred Sanders and Dennis Toncar -- Snipers called into Arizona : Sergeant Tom Casey and Ron Willoughby -- Jayne Mansfield visits An Hoa -- Gunny Mitchell comes to Casey's aid -- Great leaders are made, not born -- New snipers report to Chu Lai -- Night patrol with Bravo 1/5 -- 5th Marines push into Antenna Valley -- Casey's friend dies a hero's death -- Buddy Bolton and John Culbertson team up at sniper school -- Big Jim Flynn and Tony the Greek go on patrol -- The snipers get rescued by grunt mortars -- The 5th Marines make their summer offensive
Control code
ocm51633382
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780345459145
Lccn
2004268388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51633382

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