9780312699451

SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen

ISBN 10: 031269945X / 0-312-69945-X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication Date: 2011
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews for this title:
Synopsis:

When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six

SEAL Team Six is a secret unit tasked with counterterrorism, hostage rescue, and counterinsurgency. In this dramatic, behind-the-scenes chronicle, Howard Wasdin takes readers deep inside the world of Navy SEALS and Special Forces snipers, beginning with the grueling selection process of Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL (BUD/S)—the toughest and longest military training in the world.

After graduating, Wasdin faced new challenges. First there was combat in Operation Desert Storm as a member of SEAL Team Two. Then the Green Course: the selection process to join the legendary SEAL Team Six, with a curriculum that included practiced land warfare to unarmed combat. More than learning how to pick a lock, they learned how to blow the door off its hinges. Finally as a member of SEAL Team Six he graduated from the most storied and challenging sniper program in the country: The Marine’s Scout Sniper School. Eventually, of the 18 snipers in SEAL Team Six, Wasdin became the best—which meant one of the best snipers on the planet.

Less than half a year after sniper school, he was fighting for his life. The mission: capture or kill Somalian warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid. From rooftops, helicopters and alleys, Wasdin hunted Aidid and killed his men whenever possible. But everything went quickly to hell when his small band of soldiers found themselves fighting for their lives, cut off from help, and desperately trying to rescue downed comrades during a routine mission. The Battle of Mogadishu, as it become known, left 18 American soldiers dead and 73 wounded. Howard Wasdin had both of his legs nearly blown off while engaging the enemy. His dramatic combat tales combined with inside details of becoming one of the world’s deadliest snipers make this one of the most explosive military memoirs in years.


Editorial reviews may belong to another edition of this title.
 

SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper: Search Results

1.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Your Online Bookstore (Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # GTA6238CRPAAT112014H0675C

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 5.49
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.45
Within U.S.A.
2.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Sandiact (Las Cruces, NM, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 9

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X Brand New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 5.49
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
3.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Booklot COM LLC (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.04
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
4.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Bookhouse COM LLC (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating
Quantity Available: 20

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.52
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
5.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Vital Products COM LLC (Churchville, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 6

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.52
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
6.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Qwestbooks COM LLC (Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 2-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.52
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
7.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: BookShop4U (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 031269945X. Bookseller Inventory # Z031269945XZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.52
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
8.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: Castle Rock (Amherst, NS, Canada)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New * All orders are processed and shipped from Las Vegas, NV USA *. Bookseller Inventory # 97803126994511.0

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 12.73
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
From Canada to U.S.A.
9.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: English-Book-Service - A Fine Choice (Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Book Condition: New. Publisher/Verlag: Macmillan US | Memoirs of an Elite Navy Seal Sniper | A Navy SEAL Team Six sniper reveals how he became an elite soldier while recounting the dramatic mission that nearly cost him his life, offering insider perspectives on his team's extensive training process at the Marine's Scout Sniper School. | SEAL Team Six is a secret unit tasked with counterterrorism, hostage rescue, and counterinsurgency. In this dramatic, behind-the-scenes chronicle, Howard Wasdin takes readers deep inside the world of Navy SEALS and Special Forces snipers, beginning with the grueling selection process of Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL (BUD/S) - the toughest and longest military training in the world. After graduating, Wasdin faced new challenges. First there was combat in Operation Desert Storm as a member of SEAL Team Two. Then the Green Course: the selection process to join the legendary SEAL Team Six, with a curriculum that included practiced land warfare to unarmed combat. More than learning how to pick a lock, they learned how to blow the door off its hinges. Finally as a member of SEAL Team Six he graduated from the most storied and challenging sniper program in the country: The Marine's Scout Sniper School. Eventually, of the 18 snipers in SEAL Team Six, Wasdin became the best - which meant one of the best snipers on the planet. Less than half a year after sniper school, he was fighting for his life. The mission: capture or kill Somalian warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid. From rooftops, helicopters and alleys, Wasdin hunted Aidid and killed his men whenever possible. But everything went quickly to hell when his small band of soldiers found themselves fighting for their lives, cut off from help, and desperately trying to rescue downed comrades during a routine mission. The Battle of Mogadishu, as it become known, left 18 American soldiers dead and 73 wounded. Howard Wasdin had both of his legs nearly blown off while engaging the enemy. His dramatic combat tales combined with inside details of becoming one of the world's deadliest snipers make this one of the most explosive military memoirs in years. | Format: Hardback | Language/Sprache: english | 565 gr | 331 pp. Bookseller Inventory # K9780312699451

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 13.39
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.36
From Germany to U.S.A.
10.

Wasdin, Howard E.; Templin, Stephen
ISBN 10: 031269945X
ISBN 13: 9780312699451
Bookseller: FOURSEASONS4JOY, LLC (CHICAGO, IL, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Hardcover. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 031269945XBNA

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 14.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book