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More Than Courage (Nathan Dixon #3)

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Courage is often enough to drive a soldier forward, to cause him to climb out of his foxhole and face enemy fire. But it takes a little more than courage to keep him going when every instinct dictates that he should do otherwise.

This truth becomes self-evident when the men belonging to Recon Team Kilo, a Special Forces A-Team operating deep in hostile territory, are overwh
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published February 1st 2004 by Forge Books (first published April 1st 2003)
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Walkernot
Dec 25, 2015 Walkernot rated it it was ok
This is not an action packed book. It is detailed story of the thoughts and the works of a mid level officer in the pentagon. It works through the emotions, feelings and a few actions of the men in the recon team as well as a ranger battalion.

It does give a horrific insight into the captivity of POWs.

There is a lot of detailed explanation that slows down the pace of the book, even in the combat section of the book it is bogged down by functional details of equipment.

It's a well written book.
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Ed
Aug 20, 2015 Ed rated it really liked it
Shelves: military, action, thriller
#3 in the Nathan Dixon series.

Nathan Dixon series - In the aftermath of the Iraqi War, Recon Team Kilo is searching for relocated WMD in the Syrian desert. They are accidentally discovered by the Syrian army and after a pitched battle some are captured. A study of the team members and their reaction to events as well as a tale of rescue efforts.
Fredrick Danysh
Dec 13, 2014 Fredrick Danysh rated it liked it
Prisoners in the hand of an enemy are in danger of being slaughtered. A Special Forces A-Team led by Lieutenant Colonel Harry Shaddock is tasked with their rescue. The ante goes up as the hostiles start executing the captives.
Bruce
Jun 12, 2012 Bruce rated it really liked it
I really like the way that Coyle describes the action in his books. It's like being there. I also enjoy reading about new tools in warfare which help to keep our soldiers safer in battle. I do not like the political innuedos and swipes that Coyle interjects into his stories. If he wants to write about politics then he needs to change genres.
Matthew
Sep 21, 2007 Matthew rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fiction
It is great to read a book that is supportive of the military. I appreciated his insight and positive knowledge of the Army.

It was a great fun read.
James Preston
May 23, 2010 James Preston rated it really liked it
This book is very good. It seems to bring to life the action and the adventure. Quite good...quite good.
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I was expecting more story and less education.
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Harold Coyle is an American author of historical, speculative fiction and war novels including Team Yankee, a New York Times best-seller.He graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 1974 and spent seventeen years on active duty with the U.S. Army.He lives in Leavenworth, Kansas.
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