Showing results by author "Benjamin F. Schemmer"

Categories

All Categories

3 results
Sort by
    • The Raid

    • By: Benjamin F. Schemmer
    • Narrated by: Dick Rodstein
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Minutes after 2 A.M. on November 21, 1970, more than one hundred U.S. war planes shattered the dark calm of the skies over Hanoi. Their mission: rescue sixty-one American POWs from Son Tay prison. Less than thirty minutes later, the raid was over, but no Americans had been rescued. The prisoners had been moved from Son Tay four and a half months earlier and that wasn’t all. Part of the raiding force landed at the wrong compound, a “school” bristling with enemy soldiers, but the soldiers weren’t Vietnamese....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Raid.

    • By Charles on 09-22-12

    Regular price: $9.73

    • No Room for Error

    • Covert Operations of America's Special Tactics Units from Iran to Afghanistan (Unabr.)
    • By: Colonel John T. Carnet Jr., Benjamin F. Schemmer
    • Narrated by: Patrick Girard Lawlor
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 68

    When the U.S. Air Force decided to create an elite "special tactics" team in the late 1970s to work with special-operations forces, John T. Carney was the man they turned to. Now, for the first time, Colonel Carney lifts the veil of secrecy and reveals what really goes on inside the special-operations forces that are at the forefront of contemporary warfare.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Book about Special Ops

    • By Ron on 12-13-03

    Regular price: $23.95

    • No Room for Error

    • The Covert Operations of America's Special Tactics Units from Iran to Afghanistan
    • By: Colonel John T. Carney Jr., Benjamin F. Schemmer
    • Narrated by: Barrett Whitener
    • Length: 4 hrs and 41 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    When the U.S. Air Force decided to create an elite "special tactics" team in the late 1970s to work with special-operations forces, John T. Carney was the man they turned to. Now, for the first time, Colonel Carney lifts the veil of secrecy and reveals what really goes on inside the special-operations forces that are at the forefront of contemporary warfare.

    Regular price: $19.57