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Death in the Jungle: Diary of a Navy Seal

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This is the riveting combat diary of Navy SEAL Gary Smith who, during his 32 months in Vietnam, engaged in 257 combat missions. This book is a realistic look at the men, the weapons and the tactics of the guerrilla war fought by Smith and his fellow SEALs in the canals and swamps of Vietnam. Includes 16 pages of never-before-published photos
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Paladin Press
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Nick Skinner
Feb 12, 2017 Nick Skinner rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I recently read the book Death in the Jungle Diary of a Navy Seal It was a very interesting read. It follows a man who trains to be a Navy Seal, and about his time in the Vietnam war. This book real does a good job in going into great deal about training as a Navy Seal. I think the authors purposes for writing this book was to inform the reader about war. Why i think this is because it sates many facts about the Vietnam war and training about being a Navy Seal.

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Alec Fisher
Oct 05, 2013 Alec Fisher rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My opinion on this book was it was very exciting, and with every chapter being a new mission, there was always something that got me excited. The thing I liked about this book was every chapter was like a new story. I really don't have anything I disliked about this book. There is only one book that I read that was like this story. I think the theme of the story of this book is war is a bad thing even though it is sometimes what is the best think. I think what the author is trying to say is don' ...more
Bonnie Dieffenbacher
Story of a navy seal during the Vie tNam War.
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Aug 29, 2012 Christopher rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great narrative about a SEAL's first tour in Vietnam. Even managed to make the boring parts of missions engaging with his story-telling abilities and metaphors. Immersive and realistic.
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