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  • Roughneck Nine-One

  • The Extraordinary Story of a Special Forces A-Team at War
  • By: Frank Antenori, Hans Halberstadt
  • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
  • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 729
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 538
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 533

On April 6, 2003, 26 Green Berets, including those of Sergeant First Class Frank Antenori's Special Forces A-Team (call sign Roughneck Nine One), fought a vastly superior force at a remote crossroads near the village of Debecka, Iraq. The enemy unit had battle tanks and 150 well-trained, well-equipped, and well-commanded soldiers. The Green Berets stopped the enemy advance, then fought them until only a handful of Iraqi survivors finally fled the battlefield.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent First-Hand Accout of SF in Iraq

  • By Tomio on 10-16-09

Great

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-29-18

Very well told story, easy to follow. enjoyable and the author relays information clearly. I wouldn't expect anything less from Special Forces.

  • American Spartan

  • The Promise, the Mission, and the Betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant
  • By: Ann Scott Tyson
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Danny Campbell
  • Length: 15 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 440
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 392
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 391

Some have called him "Lawrence of Afghanistan". To the Pashtun tribesmen he is "Commander Jim", leader of the "bearded ones". He is Army Special Forces Major Jim Gant, one of the most charismatic and controversial U.S. commanders of modern memory, a man who changed the face of America's war in Afghanistan when his critical white paper, "One Tribe at a Time", went viral at the Pentagon, the White House, and on Capitol Hill in 2009.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • THE TRUE ARMY OF ONE!!!"THE SPARTAN"

  • By Hunter on 07-17-14

What happened to Jim Gant was absolutely atrocious

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-24-18

This book illuminates exactly what is wrong with the United States military. What happened to Jim shows that senior leadership does not have an accurate depiction of what is taking place on the ground. Jim wasn't fighting a war Jim was ending a war the right way. gym was bringing people together to end the bloodshed. The biggest problem was senior leadership wanted a war and they wanted to keep the war. And Jim threatened that. Jim is not only a great military officer, he's one of the greatest, he is a good human and one of the best representatives of humanity. History will show the legacy of Jim Gant.

  • Masters of Chaos

  • The Secret History of Special Forces
  • By: Linda Robinson
  • Narrated by: Kirsten Potter
  • Length: 14 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 160
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 139
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 135

Special Forces soldiers are daring, seasoned troops from America's heartland, selected in a tough competition and trained in an extraordinary range of skills. They know foreign languages and cultures and unconventional warfare better than any US fighters, and while they prefer to stay out of the limelight, veteran war correspondent Linda Robinson gained access to their closed world. She traveled with them on the frontlines, interviewed them at length on their home bases, and studied their doctrine, methods, and history.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book, interesting and exciting moments!

  • By David Moseley on 04-02-18

Great book, interesting and exciting moments!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-02-18

Well narrated, easily followed, great story of the dynamics, challenges, and evolution of warfare our brave warfighters are facing on the battlefield today.

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