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Author Tapper, Jake.
Title The outpost : an untold story of American valor / Jake Tapper.
Published New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
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Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 673 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 625-650) and index.
Contents "With your shield on it" -- Two in the chest, one in the head -- Enemy in the wire : the end of combat : Outpost Keating.
Summary Jake Tapper exposes the origins of one of the Afghan War's deadliest battles for U.S. forces and details the stories of soldiers heroic and doomed, shadowed by the recklessness of their commanders in Washington, D.C. and a war built on constantly shifting sands.
Subject Kamdesh, Battle of, Afghanistan, 2009.
Combat Outpost Keating (Afghanistan)
Afghan War, 2001- -- Campaigns -- Afghanistan -- Nuristan (Region)
Counterinsurgency -- Afghanistan -- Nuristan (Region)
ISBN 9780316185394
OCLC number 776523654