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The Resource The quiet professional : Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces, Alan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker

The quiet professional : Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces, Alan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker

Label
The quiet professional : Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces
Title
The quiet professional
Title remainder
Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces
Statement of responsibility
Alan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Major Richard J. "Dick" Meadows is renowned in military circles as a key figure in the development of the U.S. Army Special Operations. A highly decorated war veteran of the engagements in Korea and Vietnam, Meadows was instrumental in the founding of the U.S. Delta Force and hostage rescue force. Although he officially retired in 1977, Meadows could never leave the army behind, and he went undercover in the clandestine operations to free American hostages from Iran in 1980. The Quiet Professional: Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army Special Forces is the only biography of this exemplary
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoe, Alan
Dewey number
355.0092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UA34.S64
LC item number
H64 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American warriors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meadows, Richard J
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Meadows, Richard J
  • United States
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • Military art and science
  • Meadows, Richard J., 1931-1995
  • United States. Army
  • United States. Army
  • United States. Army
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • Commando troops
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • United States
Label
The quiet professional : Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces, Alan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Epigraphs; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Prologue; 1. The Early Years; 2. The Young Soldier and Koria; 3. Special Forces; 4. A Lighthearted Interlude with the Brits; 5. Laos and the Learning Curve; 6. Panama and the Fun Years; 7. Vietnam and RT Ohio; 8. Vietnam Through an Officer's Eyes; 9. They'll Know We Cared; Photo insert; 10. The Rangers, Mr. Meadows, and Delta Force; 11. "Agent" Meadows in Tehran; 12. Footloose; 13. Entrepreneur in Peru; 14. The Golden Days in Peru; 15. The Bubble Bursts in Peru; 16. A Special Forces Marriage; 17. The Last Patrol; Epilogue
Control code
ocn753700930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 253 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134000
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgcjr
  • B51328AD-1C7F-47F9-A2CA-F686B52A6B5C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o753700930
  • (OCoLC)753700930
Label
The quiet professional : Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces, Alan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Epigraphs; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Prologue; 1. The Early Years; 2. The Young Soldier and Koria; 3. Special Forces; 4. A Lighthearted Interlude with the Brits; 5. Laos and the Learning Curve; 6. Panama and the Fun Years; 7. Vietnam and RT Ohio; 8. Vietnam Through an Officer's Eyes; 9. They'll Know We Cared; Photo insert; 10. The Rangers, Mr. Meadows, and Delta Force; 11. "Agent" Meadows in Tehran; 12. Footloose; 13. Entrepreneur in Peru; 14. The Golden Days in Peru; 15. The Bubble Bursts in Peru; 16. A Special Forces Marriage; 17. The Last Patrol; Epilogue
Control code
ocn753700930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 253 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134000
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgcjr
  • B51328AD-1C7F-47F9-A2CA-F686B52A6B5C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o753700930
  • (OCoLC)753700930

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