The Resource Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan, Amber Smith

Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan, Amber Smith

Label
Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan
Title
Danger close
Title remainder
my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Amber Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A memoir of active combat by an elite female helicopter pilot stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan vividly describes her division's high-risk battles and the ways they were challenged to perform under extreme duress, sharing additional insights into her experiences as a woman in a male-dominated unit,"--NoveList
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Amber
Dewey number
  • 956.7044/348
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.766.S625
LC item number
A3 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Amber
  • United States
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Women helicopter pilots
  • Helicopter pilots
Label
Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan, Amber Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This is what war feels like -- Born to fly -- Mother Rucker -- Sink or swim -- Hurry up and wait -- Welcome to Iraq -- Better safe than sorry -- Bingo -- Troops in contact -- Friendly fire -- What lies beneath -- Annihilator 24 -- Flying blind -- One last mission -- Screaming eagles -- The crash -- A new war -- Cleared hot -- Shooting to kill -- Cheating death -- War test you -- Goodbye -- Lucky strike -- KIA -- The Tagab -- Handing off the war -- Epilogue: alive
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria books hardcover edition.
Extent
271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501116384
Lccn
2016021638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)953175436
  • 682541
  • (OCoLC)ocn953175436
  • 682541
Label
Danger close : my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan, Amber Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This is what war feels like -- Born to fly -- Mother Rucker -- Sink or swim -- Hurry up and wait -- Welcome to Iraq -- Better safe than sorry -- Bingo -- Troops in contact -- Friendly fire -- What lies beneath -- Annihilator 24 -- Flying blind -- One last mission -- Screaming eagles -- The crash -- A new war -- Cleared hot -- Shooting to kill -- Cheating death -- War test you -- Goodbye -- Lucky strike -- KIA -- The Tagab -- Handing off the war -- Epilogue: alive
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria books hardcover edition.
Extent
271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501116384
Lccn
2016021638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)953175436
  • 682541
  • (OCoLC)ocn953175436
  • 682541

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