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    • Danger Close: Tactical Air Controllers in Afghanistan and Iraq

    • By: Steve Call
    • Narrated by: Claton Butcher
    • Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 78

    "America had a secret weapon," writes Steve Call of the period immediately following September 11, 2001, as planners contemplated the invasion of Afghanistan. This weapon consisted of small teams of Special Forces operatives trained in close air support (CAS) who, in cooperation with the loose federation of Afghan rebels opposed to the Taliban regime, soon began achieving impressive - and unexpected - military victories over Taliban forces and the al-Qaeda terrorists they had sponsored....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting, Enlightening, and Sobering

    • By Ray on 02-12-13

    Regular price: $24.95