Inside the Crosshairs Snipers In Vietnam by Michael Lee Lanning on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Inside the Crosshairs has 95 ratings and 3 reviews. Stephen said: A decent book, discuss snipers throughout history,although mostly focuses on Vietnam. Inside the Crosshairs: Snipers in Vietnam, by Michael Lee Lanning, Ballantine Publishing Group, New York, , $ There have been sharpshooters and.

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Now I understand how Alaska was such croszhairs cakewalk for you. Darrell Kaiser rated it liked it Apr 29, Lanning does a nice job of going through the history of world and American Sniping, the A very enjoyable but erudite little book about Snipers in the VietNam War and Era, but not what it may appear.

You and Hackworth are both heroes and both deserve the Medal of Honor and I cannot believe you were not decorated for your amazing act of courage and self sacrifice not to mention skill.

Me and one Marine from Connecticut and a surfer from California were the only ones not from the South or the western mountain states. Other editions – View all Inside the Crosshairs: See all books by Col. Saw the program on tne History Channel about snipers.

Please let me know if there is a petition I could sign for you. Now noted military historian Michael Lee Lanning shows how U.

Jul 29, Pages. Marksmanship in vitnam New World. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. As to Awards for this action. Michael Cowan rated it it was amazing Mar 20, The Cabanatuan Prison Raid.


Inside the Crosshairs: Snipers in Vietnam by Michael Lee Lanning

Parker Collins rated it it was amazing Jan 30, Having said that, not honoring Crowshairs with a Medal of Honor may indeed a sign of malaise in governmental decision-making and the beginning of the end of the mighty America.

Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Lanning believes that a pilot who shot down enough enemy planes to become an ace would be called a hero by the public, but a sniper who killed five enemy soldiers might be called a murderer—a znipers point.

At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Ed, you are a remarkable man and one that I am extremely proud to ni a fellow American.

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Eaton was not awarded the CMOH for his actions is appalling I am writing letters to my Senators requesting that his actions be reviewed and some commendation awarded. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. Now noted military historian Michael Lee Lanning shows how U. Appendix B Syllabus Sniper Training.

You are one hell of a man! To ask other readers questions about Inside the Crosshairsplease sign up. Ed Eaton should be one nsipers those to receive The Metal of Honor.


If nothing else rcosshairs ever done to recognize your actions, please know that you have inspired a number of us to pause, thank God for his mercy, and bless the fact that men like you walk among us. If this is not conspicuous gallantry I do not know what is. We reported to the company commander, who, like all the field commanders, treated us real well.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. The Marines fielded their first sniper teams in Vietnam in October ; the army, a bit slower, did not begin in-country sniper training until the spring of Kemono rated it really liked it Jn 10, In doing so, they used their native talents and acquired skills to eliminate the enemy and save American lives. Seven Firefights in Vietnam.

I will never know if I am truly capable of it; you will always know that you are! Xenoaxle rated it really liked it Jul 31, About Inside the Crosshairs “The American sniper could be regarded as the greatest all-around rifleman the world has ever known.

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