By Arthur Banks
This can be a specified research of the clash of 1914-18 on land, sea and within the air, via maps, diagrams and illustrations. in the scope of a few 250 maps, Arthur Banks has provided either vast common surveys of political and armed forces procedure, and the main heavily researched info of significant person campaigns and engagements. those are supplemented by means of accomplished research of army strengths and command buildings and illustrations.
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I do,” Crain agreed grimly. Goose lifted the M-4A1 to his shoulder and took aim at the driver of the pickup. The man was barely a silhouette in the rear window when the gunners shifted. Goose waved Brenner forward, then held the rifle again. ” His finger tightened on the trigger. The driver must have sensed something coming up on his side of the pickup. He turned and stared at Goose. The man’s eyes widened, and Goose knew he was about to steer away from them. Before he could, Goose squeezed the trigger and rode out the rising recoil in four three-round bursts.
The private passed the headset over, and Remington put it on and pulled the chin mic into place. ” Remington pushed a button on the mic and opened the radio channel. “Drifter Leader, this is Base. ” Remington flicked his gaze back to the computer screen and watched as seven … eight … nine speeding vehicles closed in on the convoy. He cursed and queued the mic again. “Drifter Leader, this is Base. ” 3 United States Rangers Convoy Three Klicks North-Northeast of Harran Sanliurfa Province, Turkey Local Time 2116 Hours Private First Class Jimmy Robinson sat in the back of the cargo truck and sipped metallic-tasting water from his canteen.
She turned to her cameraman, a young man in a concert T-shirt and shorts who was scrambling from the Land Rover’s rear deck with a camera over one shoulder. ” Danielle smoothed her blouse and combed fingers through her short dark hair. ” the cameraman asked. “Believe me, Gary,” she said, “we’d only be in the way. Goose and his men know what they’re doing, and they’re much better at it than we would be. We’re going to do the guys here more good by letting the world know what they’re facing and that they need help.