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The Berets

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24278959M
ISBN 109781436219228, 9781436219259

Retired U.S. Army Colonel Joseph Celeski talked about his book, The Green Berets in the Land of a Million Elephants, on the Army’s secret war in Laos from to Report Video Issue.


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“One of the most exciting war books.” Though fictionalized, The Green Berets exposed the American public to the horrors of the ground war in /5(4). Wayne based the movie loosely on Moore’s book, which had received good reviews, though it had angered Army officials.“The Green Berets has stirred a fuss in Washington,” wrote Hanson W.

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The hardback edition of The Green Berets appeared in May and it became a best-seller, followed by an even more successful paperback version in Some paper- back versions of the book by Avon used a photo of Green Beret balladeer, Barry Sadler on the cover.

The book would go on to sell millions of copies. In fact, Army Special Forces soldiers are often called "Green Berets" based on that specific Army green "Shade " cap. But how America's premier unconventional warfare force got that iconic headwear is as much a testament to the force's tenacity as it is a tribute to the founding soldiers who challenged at Big Army's authority.

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JFK was a big supporter of the Berets. The Green Berets live on, and they have proven themselves time and time again.5/5(1). The Pact Book II: Battle Hymn of the Republic is the third book by former Green Beret-turned author Robert Patrick Lewis, and his second foray into the world of fiction.

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Since the Green Berets are so selective and competitive, it helps to stand out in as many areas as you can. I recommend that you work toward these goals in your Army PFT:. Book V in THE BROTHERHOOD OF WAR series by W.E.B.

Griffin. They were the chosen ones—and the ones who chose to be the best. Never before had the United States given so select a group of fighting men such punishing preparation.Sancho’s Journal presents a rich ethnography of daily life among the “batos locos” (crazy guys) as they joined the Brown Berets and became associated with the greater Chicano movement.

Montejano describes the motivations that brought young men into the group and shows how they learned to link their individual troubles with the larger.Inwriter Robin Moore wanted to understand more about the little-known activities of the U.S.

Army Special Forces, known amongst themselves as the Green Berets. With presidential approval by John F. Kennedy himself, Moore went to a place called Vietnam--and was never the same monumental, bestselling work--the inspiration for the classic movie starring 4/5(2).