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The highway war [electronic resource] : a Marine company commander in Iraq / Seth W.B. Folsom.

By: Folsom, Seth W. B, 1972-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: AUSA Institute of Land Warfare book: Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, c2006Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (xix, 425 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9781597973458 (electronic bk.); 1597973459 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Folsom, Seth W. B., 1972- | Soldiers -- United States -- Biography | Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Personal narratives, American | United States -- Armed Forces -- Biography | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical | HISTORY -- Military -- Iraq War (2003- ) | Soldat | Irakkrieg | USAGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Highway war.DDC classification: 956.7044/342092 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The road to war : camp Pendleton to Kuwait. Start point -- First class to Kuwait -- LSA-5 -- Stir crazy -- All times Zulu -- On the DMZ -- The other shoe drops : highway 7/8 to the Tigris River. Across the border -- Push to the Euphrates -- Highway 1 -- Storm of the century -- Medevac -- Dark days -- Closing in : Tigris, Nahr Diyala, and Baghdad. The red zone -- The elbow -- Beyond the Tigris -- Nahr Diyala -- The strip -- Isolating Baghdad -- Vortex : Tikrit, ad Diwaniyah, and the return home. The tunnel -- Stabilizing Tikrit -- All good things -- A different war.
Summary: The road to war : camp Pendleton to Kuwait. Start point -- First class to Kuwait -- LSA-5 -- Stir crazy -- All times Zulu -- On the DMZ -- The other shoe drops : highway 7/8 to the Tigris River. Across the border -- Push to the Euphrates -- Highway 1 -- Storm of the century -- Medevac -- Dark days -- Closing in : Tigris, Nahr Diyala, and Baghdad. The red zone -- The elbow -- Beyond the Tigris -- Nahr Diyala -- The strip -- Isolating Baghdad -- Vortex : Tikrit, ad Diwaniyah, and the return home. The tunnel -- Stabilizing Tikrit -- All good things -- A different war.
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The road to war : camp Pendleton to Kuwait. Start point -- First class to Kuwait -- LSA-5 -- Stir crazy -- All times Zulu -- On the DMZ -- The other shoe drops : highway 7/8 to the Tigris River. Across the border -- Push to the Euphrates -- Highway 1 -- Storm of the century -- Medevac -- Dark days -- Closing in : Tigris, Nahr Diyala, and Baghdad. The red zone -- The elbow -- Beyond the Tigris -- Nahr Diyala -- The strip -- Isolating Baghdad -- Vortex : Tikrit, ad Diwaniyah, and the return home. The tunnel -- Stabilizing Tikrit -- All good things -- A different war.

The road to war : camp Pendleton to Kuwait. Start point -- First class to Kuwait -- LSA-5 -- Stir crazy -- All times Zulu -- On the DMZ -- The other shoe drops : highway 7/8 to the Tigris River. Across the border -- Push to the Euphrates -- Highway 1 -- Storm of the century -- Medevac -- Dark days -- Closing in : Tigris, Nahr Diyala, and Baghdad. The red zone -- The elbow -- Beyond the Tigris -- Nahr Diyala -- The strip -- Isolating Baghdad -- Vortex : Tikrit, ad Diwaniyah, and the return home. The tunnel -- Stabilizing Tikrit -- All good things -- A different war.

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