Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War
ISBN: 080214473X
EAN13: 9780802144737
Language: English
Publication Date: April 13, 2010
Pages: 400
Dimensions: 1.10" H x 8.10" L x 5.40" W
Weight: 0.80 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
In 1993, a band of U.S. soldiers in Somalia were on a mission to capture two lieutenants of a Somali warlord. Through the night, in the longest sustained fighting by American troops since Vietnam, they battled thousands of armed Somalis. By morning, 18 Americans were dead. Now a major motion picture from Columbia Pictures, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Ewan McGregor, Josh Hartnett, and Sam Shepard, set for release in March 2002.