The Resource War, Sebastian Junger

War, Sebastian Junger

Label
War
Title
War
Statement of responsibility
Sebastian Junger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For one year, in 2007-2008, Sebastian Junger accompanied 30 men, a single platoon, from the storied 2nd battalion of the U.S. Army as they fought their way through a remote valley in eastern Afghanistan. Over the course of five trips, Junger was in more firefights than he could count, as men he knew were killed or wounded and he himself was almost killed. Junger gives us insight into the truths of combat: the fear, the honour, and the trust among men. He describes the endless, body-numbing anticipation of battle; the unquestioned and automatic risks soldiers take; and the adrenaline-fuelled confusion of being ambushed
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
958.1047092 JUN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.413
LC item number
.J86 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
War, Sebastian Junger
Label
War, Sebastian Junger
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the U.S. by Twelve"--t.p. verso
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Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-281)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13323588
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Extent
xii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780007362134
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TUR4219.71137
  • (OCoLC)495598664
  • (AuCNLKIN)000045611983
  • (Nz)13323588

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