INSIDE THE CROSSHAIRS SNIPERS IN VIETNAM PDF

Inside the Crosshairs Snipers In Vietnam by Michael Lee Lanning on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Inside the Crosshairs has 95 ratings and 3 reviews. Stephen said: A decent book, discuss snipers throughout history,although mostly focuses on Vietnam. Inside the Crosshairs: Snipers in Vietnam, by Michael Lee Lanning, Ballantine Publishing Group, New York, , $ There have been sharpshooters and.

Author: Tulkree Dara
Country: Costa Rica
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 4 June 2010
Pages: 498
PDF File Size: 9.59 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.45 Mb
ISBN: 576-9-78563-139-3
Downloads: 75498
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zulkisho

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem?

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Snipers in Vietnam by Michael Lee Lanning. Now noted military historian Michael Lee Lanning shows how U. To provide insight into the use of American snipers in Vietnam, Lanning interviewed men with combat trigger time, as well as their instructors, the founders of the Marine and U.

Army sniper programs, and the generals to whom they reported. Backed by hard information and firsthand accounts, the author demonstrates how the skills these one-shot killers honed in the jungles of Vietnam provided an indelible legacy that helped save American lives in Grenada, the Gulf War, and Somalia and continues to this day with American troops in Bosnia.

Inside the Crosshairs

Paperbackpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign viefnam. To ask other readers questions about Inside the Crosshairsplease sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Inside the Crosshairs. Lists with This Book. A decent book, discuss snipers throughout history ,although mostly focuses on Vietnam. The book contains a decent amount of detail, could contain more first person recounts though in my opinion, already has a lot though. The book happens to throw a lot of facts at readers ;however does not give them context in place of the conflict, if you do not have extensive knowledge of Vietnam not much will be gained from read A decent book, discuss snipers throughout history ,although mostly focuses on Vietnam.

  ESTOMATITIS CANDIDIASICA PDF

Inside the Crosshairs by Col. Michael Lee Lanning | : Books

The book happens to throw a lot of facts at readers ;however does not give them context in place of the conflict, if you do not have extensive knowledge of Vietnam not much will be gained from reading the book.

It fills a niche role of information, however does not go into the politics or reasons of the war. A very enjoyable but erudite little book about Snipers in the VietNam War and Era, but not what it may appear. Coming as it does in the same format as many “boys own” style tales of derring-do adventure-style books about the Campaign, the actual content, a sober academic look at the process of developing a sniper program, may disappoint some.

But the true Military Enthusiast will still find a treasure trove.

Join Kobo & start eReading today

Lanning does a nice job of going through the history of world and American Sniping, the A very enjoyable but erudite little book about Snipers in the VietNam War and Era, but not what it may appear. The prose is seldom the sort of anecdotal stuff some are looking for, but those who seek a complete sober look at a methods and the statistical records left by this effort will be rewarded Because Lanning has certainly done the work to find all the documents.

There is a nice little photos section that shows all the discussed gear in use and at rest. Junior readers may find this a little dry, but incredibly informative. Lanning gives all of us a simple context within which to view this effort- the origin of today’s sniper tradition.

Jul 24, Dewayne Stark rated it really liked it. James Venturi rated it liked it Jan 01, Mark rated it it was ok May 14, cietnam Eric Nilges rated it really liked it Oct 27, Kyle Van rated it liked it Aug 30, Gage rated it liked it Aug 03, Joshua Kujawa rated it it was amazing Apr 20, Cuthach rated it liked it Mar 08, John rated it liked it Jul 29, Jason DeEulis rated it really liked it Oct 23, Xenoaxle rated it really liked it Jul 31, Thomas rated it really liked it Aug 01, Michael Cowan rated it it was amazing Mar 20, Debbie rated it it was amazing Jul 17, Dale Singer rated it it was ok Dec 25, Robert Brokenmouth rated crpsshairs it was amazing Aug 20, Doyle rated sjipers really liked it Jan 07, Eric rated it really liked it Apr 23, Andrew Jones rated it really liked it May 22, Ady rated it it was ok Jun 01, Gerrald Dickinson rated xnipers really liked it Jul 18, John Wimmer rated it really liked it Jan 22, Paul rated vietnma liked it Nov 17, Darrell Kaiser rated it liked it Apr 29, Kemono rated it really liked it Jun 10, Parker Collins rated it it was amazing Jan 30, Mark rated it really liked it Apr 20, Autumn Morales rated it really liked it Oct 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

  EUKARYOTIC TRANSCRIPTION FACTORS WATCHMAN PDF

About Michael Lee Lanning. Books by Michael Lee Lanning. Trivia About Inside the Crossh Vetnam trivia or quizzes yet.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.