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Army Night Stalkers in action / by Stephen Person ; consultant, Fred Pushies, U.S. SOF Adviser.

Person, Stephen. (Author). Pushies, Fred J., 1952- (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System.

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Summary:

On October 3, 1993, Chief Warrant Officer Michael Durant was sent on a dangerous mission to help stop a brutal warlord from seizing control of the African country of Somalia. Michael was a helicopter pilot for the U.S. Army's elite special operations force known as the Night Stalkers. His mission was to fly U.S. Army Rangers into the heart of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, so that they could capture the warlord. Would Michael be able to carry out this risky mission? Look inside to meet the Army Night Stalkers who bravely serve our country, and get an inside look at how they train for and carry out their dangerous missions. From rescuing prisoners to capturing terrorists, no job is too tough for Army Night Stalkers. Book jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Enterprise Public Library J 629.133 Pers (Text) 30001000251258 Juvenile Non-Fiction Book None 02/22/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781617728891 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 1617728896 (library binding)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : colored illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Bearport Publishing, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Shot down in Somalia -- Captured! -- Night Stalkers -- Tough training -- A lot to learn -- Only the best -- Before the Night Stalkers -- Operation Just Cause -- The dirt mission -- Back in action -- The missions continue -- Protecting Americans -- The Army Night Stalkers' gear.
Summary, etc.:
On October 3, 1993, Chief Warrant Officer Michael Durant was sent on a dangerous mission to help stop a brutal warlord from seizing control of the African country of Somalia. Michael was a helicopter pilot for the U.S. Army's elite special operations force known as the Night Stalkers. His mission was to fly U.S. Army Rangers into the heart of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, so that they could capture the warlord. Would Michael be able to carry out this risky mission? Look inside to meet the Army Night Stalkers who bravely serve our country, and get an inside look at how they train for and carry out their dangerous missions. From rescuing prisoners to capturing terrorists, no job is too tough for Army Night Stalkers. Book jacket.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-12.
Subject: United States. Army. Special Operations Aviation Regiment, 160th > Juvenile literature.
Night and all-weather operations (Military aeronautics) > United States > Juvenile literature.

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