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The black hawk

Joanna Bourne

The black hawk

by Joanna Bourne

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Published by Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joanna Bourne
    SeriesThorndike Press large print romance
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3602.O892746 B53 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25180690M
    ISBN 101410447456
    ISBN 109781410447456
    LC Control Number2012000994

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Already a classic of war reporting and now reissued as a Grove Press paperback, Black Hawk Down is Mark Bowden’s brilliant account of the longest sustained firefight involving American troops since the Vietnam War.

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