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    By Charles Henderson. A true story about a vietnam sniper hero that had over 93 confirmed kills. The guys name is SGT. Hathcock. Reading it for the second time. Great read and I recomend it to those who are interested.
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    I've read it. A great read for sure.

    Now I'll recommend one... Rice Paddy Grunt by John "MG" Brown.
    "Social networking" is an oxymoron.

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    couple more

    The 13th Valley, by John N Del Vecchio

    and

    ChickenHawk, by Robert Mason

    Noel


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    Are they fiction or fact?
    Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people.

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    both non fiction, one about a ground soldier and one about a helo pilot.

    My time was served at sea, so don't mind my not knowing the correct terms for them...

    Noel

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    Rice Paddy Grunt is a factual, and sometimes brutal account of the author's tour of duty.
    "Social networking" is an oxymoron.

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    My brother was a Marine Scout/Sniper and Gulf War vet... Does the heating and air thing now, but alot of the stuff in Marine Sniper is VERY true...

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    Hathcock was used by CIA to get leaders of NVA.

    One Shot-One Kill was his orginal book.1974
    "Everyday above ground, is a good day".
    "But everyday that you have made a difference in someones life, may insure you stay above ground a little longer".<aircooled>

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    Originally posted by aircooled53
    Hathcock was used by CIA to get leaders of NVA.

    One Shot-One Kill was his orginal book.1974

    They made a movie of this with Tom Baringer. It wasnt very good though.


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