Charles Henderson

1 Marine Sniper

Author : Charles Henderson
Genre :  Military  Books  History  United States  Biographies & Memoirs 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  1988-01-01
Description :  <b>The explosive true story of Sergeant Carlos Hathcock, a legendary Marine sniper in the Vietnam War.<br /><br /></b>There have been many Marines. There have been many marksmen. But there has only been one Sergeant Carlos Hathcock.<br /><br />He stalked the Viet Cong behind enemy lines—on their own ground. And each time, he emerged from the jungle having done his duty. His record is one of the finest in military history, with ninety-three confirmed kills.<br /><br />This is the story of a simple man who endured incredible dangers and hardships for his country and his Corps. These are the missions that have made Carlos Hathcock a legend in the brotherhood of Marines. They are exciting, powerful, chilling—and all true.<br /><br />INCLUDES PHOTOGRAPHS

2 Jungle Rules

Author : Charles Henderson
Genre :  Military  Books  History  Politics & Current Events  United States 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2006-11-07
Description :  <b>From the author of the military classics <i>Marine Sniper</i> and <i>Silent Warrior</i> comes the riveting tale of a dramatic military trial and a war within a war, where the fight is not for victory, but survival...<br /><br /></b>In Vietnam, there’s the way things are supposed to be done—and the way they actually get done. Playing by “Jungle Rules,” the U.S. military tries to keep control of whatever situation arises, often allowing convenience to outweigh justice. This is the battlefield Captain Terry O’Connor of the JAG Corps is stepping onto—and the battle is about to start with a murder.<br /><br />After a long day in the boonies, Private Celestine Anderson returned to base, only to come under fire from a group of racist white marines. He apparently snapped, and buried his field axe in the skull of one of his tormentors. The inexperienced O’Connor has been assigned to defend him in a trial that seems to begin as an open-and-shut case, but ends up pulling O’Connor into the heart of the Vietnam conflict, where bullets overrule books and death is the final judge. This recounting of a true story of brutality and justice continues Charles Henderson’s tradition of bringing readers into the heart of the American experience in Vietnam.

3 Goodnight Saigon

Author : Charles Henderson
Genre :  Military  Books  History  Biographies & Memoirs  United States 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2005-01-04
Description :  <b>The true story of the final days of the Vietnam War from the author of <i>Marine Sniper</i>.</b><br /><br />Culled from extensive interviews and research, <i>Goodnight Saigon</i> is the achingly dramatic story of the end of the Vietnam War as told from both sides of the conflict. Included are never-before-revealed accounts from people of every level involved in the war: NVA and Viet Cong soldiers, U.S. embassy personnel, guerilla commanders, civilians, generals, double agents? and leaders from both sides including former president Gerald Ford and North Vietnamese military commander General Tran Van Tra.<br /><br /> From the first hints of the final offensive from the north, to the gut-wrenching hours before the fall of Saigon when a brave pilot defied his orders to return to base and rescued the last five Marines from the rooftop of the U.S. embassy, <i>Goodnight Saigon</i> is an unforgettable narrative of war, and those who live with its aftermath.<br /><br /><b>Winner: American Society of Journalists and Authors Outstanding Book Award, General Nonfiction, 2006</b>

4 Terminal Impact

Author : Charles Henderson
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2016-11-01
Description :  <b>From the author of <i>Marine Sniper</i>—the classic true account of Sergeant Carlos Hathcock—comes a gripping and gritty new novel about a sniper on the trail of al-Qaeda terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi in post-9/11 Iraq...</b><br /> <b>&#xa0;</b><br /> At age twenty, Marine Scout-Sniper Jack Valentine had his first kill in Iraq at the start of the Persian Gulf War. Now, it’s 2006, and he’s back in Baghdad, obsessed with taking down al-Qaeda terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. Jack missed his first shot at Zarqawi, and it’s haunted him ever since—even though the attack struck fear into the black hearts of the jihadists and earned him the name the Ghost of Anbar.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> Now leading his own special operations platoon, Jack is determined to hunt down and take out his target this time. But the jihadists are not his only enemies. The ruthless amoral leader of a band of mercenaries is feeding al-Qaeda secret information—and also pursuing the love of Jack’s life, FBI agent Liberty Cruz. Jack may soon find <i>himself</i> in the crosshairs if he doesn’t eliminate his rival first...<br /><br /><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>

5 Silent Warrior

Author : Charles Henderson
Genre :  Military  Books  History  Biographies & Memoirs 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2000-10-01
Description :  <b>The author of the bestselling Vietnam War memoir&#xa0;<i>Marine Sniper </i>continues the incredible true story of Sergeant Carlos Hathcock...<br /><br /></b>In the United States Marine Corps, the most dangerous job in combat is that of the sniper. With no backup and little communication with the outside world, these men disappeared for weeks on end in the wilderness with nothing but intellect and iron will to protect them—as they would watch, wait, and finally strike.<br /><br />But of all of the snipers who ever hunted human prey, one man stands above and beyond as one of the most legendary fighting men ever to pull a trigger.&#xa0;That man was Carlos Hathcock.<b><br /><br /></b>In <i>Marine Sniper</i>, the true-life missions of United States Marine Corps sniper Carlos Hathcock were revealed in explosive detail. Now, the incredible story of a remarkable Marine continues—with harrowing, never-before-published accounts of courage and perseverance. These are the powerful stories of a man who rose to greatness not for personal gain or glory, but for duty and honor. A rare inside look at the U.S. Marine’s most challenging missions—and the one man who made military history.

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