New Resources: Sniper Book, Video Footage, American Heroes Book
July 24, 2008
The August 2008 edition of the American Rifleman arrived today and there were a couple of resource items of potential interest for veterans and military folks:
"The History Of Sniping and Sharpshooting" by Major John L. Plaster, USAR (Ret) covers the history of snipers in six chronological parts, and reportedly includes not only American perspectives but also includes worldwide perspectives from France and Germany to name a few.
The National Combat History Archive offesr great historical combat footage in collections like: "Gun Camera 1944, Part1"; "Group Patton"; "Normandy Invasion", and "War In The Sky - World War II (WWI)" with prices starting at $10 plus S&H.
Oliver North has published a new book called "American Heroes: In The Fight Against Radical Islam" that examines his perspective on the current war on global terrorism.