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The rucksack war

Edgar F. Raines

The rucksack war

U.S. Army operational logistics in Grenada, 1983

by Edgar F. Raines

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Published by Center of Military History, United States Army in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military History,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Contains bibliographic references: pp. 576-606.

    StatementEdgar F. Raines, Jr
    SeriesContingency Operations Series, Contingency operations series
    ContributionsCenter of Military History
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2056.8 .R35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 649 p. :
    Number of Pages649
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25551409M
    ISBN 100160841828
    ISBN 109780160841828
    OCLC/WorldCa698333244

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    rucksack grunt – 1st battalion 22nd infantry – vietnam. a true story about a teenage boy's journey to becoming a vietnam war veteran. Edgar F. Raines Jr.'s The Rucksack War: U.S. Army Operational Logistics in Grenada, , the second volume in the U.S. Army Center of Military History's Contingency Operations Series, provides an account of how Army logistics affected ground operations during the Grenada intervention and, in turn, how combat influenced logistical performance.

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