Warrior Elite 31 Heroic Special-Ops Missions from the Raid on Son Tay to the Killing of Osama Bin Laden (Paperback)
|Author: Nigel Cawthorne|
|THE ULTIMATE WARRIORS |
Highly trained and equipped to kill, special-ops forces take on the world''s most dangerous and courageous missions. Warrior Elite zeroes in on the most lethal special- ops encounters of all time.
- RAID AT SON TAY
Helicopter gunships drop 100 Green Berets into North Vietnamese jungle on a virtual suicide mission to rescue POWs
- MAERSK ALABAMA
Perfect planning and precise execution come together as Navy SEALs fire the greatest simultaneous sniper shots ever
- BATTLE OF TORA BORA
In the pitch-black labyrinthine caves of Afghanistan, Special Forces dispatch Taliban insurgents in a video game-like scenario of infrared warfare
- KILLING OF BIN LADEN
With the plan up in smoke as a Black Hawk goes down, SEAL Team 6 deftly adjusts on the fly--getting in and eliminating the target in just 7 minutes
From the Publisher:
Looks at thirty-one special operations missions throughout history, including the battle of Tora Bora, the Falklands War, the raid on Entebbe, and the killing of Osama bin Laden.