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The quiet professional

Alan Hoe

The quiet professional

Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army special forces

by Alan Hoe

  • 187 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Special forces (Military science),
  • Officers,
  • United States,
  • Commando troops,
  • United States. Army,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlan Hoe ; foreword by General Peter J. Schoomaker
    SeriesAmerican warriors
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA34.S64 H64 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24857890M
    ISBN 109780813133997, 9780813134000
    LC Control Number2011019760


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