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↱ $0.00 Download ⌅ Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America’s Longest War ⇭ Author Duane Evans ∂

↱ $0.00 Download ⌅ Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America’s Longest War  ⇭ Author Duane Evans ∂ ↱ $0.00 Download ⌅ Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America’s Longest War ⇭ Author Duane Evans ∂ FINALIST FOR BEST NONFICTION WAR MILITARY Foreword INDIES Kandahar The ancient desert crossroads and, as of fall of 2001, ground zero for the Taliban and al Qaida in southern Afghanistan In the northern part of the country, the U.S supported Northern Alliance the Afghan organization opposed to the Taliban regime has made progress on the battlefield, but in the south, the country is still under the Talibans bloody hold and al Qaida continues to operate there With no Southern Alliance for the US to support, a new strategy is needed if victory is to be achieved Veteran CIA officer Duane Evans is dispatched to Pakistan to get something going in the South Foxtrot in Kandahar is his story. Evanss unexpected journey from the pristine halls of Langley to the badlands of southern Afghanistan began within hours after watching the horrors of 9 11 unfold during a chance visit to FBI Headquarters It was then he decided to begin a personal and relentless quest to become part of the US response against al Qaida Evanss gripping memoir tracks his efforts to join one of CIAs elite teams bound for Afghanistan, a journey that eventually takes him to the front lines in Pakistan, first as part of the advanced element of CIAs Echo team supporting Hamid Karzai, and finally as leader of the under resourced and often overlooked Foxtrot team. Relying on rusty military skills from his days as a Green Beret, and brandishing a traded for rifle, Evans moves toward Kandahar in the company of Pashtun warriorsone of only a handful of Americans pushing forward across the desert into some of the most dangerous, yet mesmerizingly beautiful, landscape on earth The ultimate triumph of the CIA and Special Forces teams, when absolutely everything was on the line, is tempered by the US tragedy that catalyzed what is now Americas longest war Evans concludes his memoir with an analysis of opportunities lost in the years since his time in Afghanistan. Brilliantly crafted and fast paced, Foxtrot in Kandahar A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of Americas Longest War fills a major gap in the literature of the wars critical and complex early months It is required reading for anyone interested in modern warfare, complicated tribal politics, and the ancient land where they intersect. The Lockheed is the basic designation for a family of special mission aircraft operated by United States Air Force Special Operations Command AFSOC , wing Education and Training Command, an gained Reserve CommandBased on C Hercules transport, s missions are infiltration, exfiltration, resupplyEvans High School Class Of Alumni, Orlando, FL To join this site click your name above If needs to be added please contact us Exodus Eerdmans Critical Commentary Thomas B Exodus Dozeman FREE shipping qualifying offers In volume presents fresh translation Hebrew text along with careful Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America’s Longest War

 

    • Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America’s Longest War
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    • $0.00
    • 1611213576
    • Duane Evans
    • English
    • 02 June 2016

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