Making the Corps

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  • Author : Thomas E. Ricks
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • ISBN : 141654450X
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 9 reviews
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Making the Corps

Making the Corps
  • Author : Thomas E. Ricks
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 31 July 2007
GET THIS BOOK Making the Corps

An inside look at the Marine Corps follows one year in the lives of a single platoon of raw Marine recruits, from their arrival on Parris Island to their first full year as members of the Corps, in a tenth anniversary edition that features a new afterword by the author. Reissue. 35,000 first printing.

Making the Corps

Making the Corps
  • Author : Thomas E. Ricks
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 31 July 2007
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The bestselling, compelling insider’s account of the Marine Corps from the lives of the men of Platoon 3086—their training at Parris Island, their fierce camaraderie, and the unique code of honor that defines them. The United States Marine Corps, with its proud tradition of excellence in combat, its hallowed rituals, and its unbending code of honor, is part of the fabric of American myth. Making the Corps visits the front lines of boot camp in Parris Island, South Carolina.

Making The Corps

Making The Corps
  • Author : Thomas E. Ricks
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 March 1997
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Acclaimed military journalist Ricks visits boot camp, Parris Island, SC, where old values are stripped away & new, Marine Corps values, forged. He follows 63 raw recruits, the men of recruit platoon 3086, from their hometowns to Parris Island, through boot camp, & into their first year as Marines. As 3 fierce drill instructors fight a battle for the hearts & minds of this unforgettable group of young men, a larger picture emerges, brilliantly painted, of the growing gulf that divided the military from the rest

Making the Corps

Making the Corps
  • Author : Thomas E. Ricks
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 December 1997
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Ricks, the Pentagon correspondent for "The Wall Street Journal," offers a fascinating, insiders look at Parris Island, the training ground that turns out the best, most disciplined soldiers in the world. 16-page photo insert.

Into the Crucible

Into the Crucible
  • Author : James Woulfe
  • Publisher : Presidio Press
  • Release : 12 March 2009
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“This is a book for all Marines and future Marines. . . . [and] will also appeal to Marines of the ‘Old Corps’ since it shows we still ‘make ‘em like we used to.’”—Leo J. Daugherty III, Marine Corps Gazette “Something so tough, so powerful, that unless you join together, you can’t accomplish the defining moment. Your team will not make it unless you pull together.”—General Charles C. Krulak, Commandant, United States Marine Corps Welcome to the Crucible Event. This

Underdogs

Underdogs
  • Author : Aaron B. O'Connell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 29 October 2012
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Offers a look at the military and cultural history of the United States Marine Corps, focusing on the period from World War II to the Vietnam War, during which the Corps transformed itself into the most elite armed force.

One Bullet Away

One Bullet Away
  • Author : Nathaniel Fick
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 22 June 2021
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An ex-Marine captain shares his story of fighting in a Recon battalion in Afghanistan and Iraq, beginning with his training at Quantico and following his experiences in the deadliest conflicts since the Vietnam War.

Making a Marine

Making a Marine
  • Author : David Lynn
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 29 October 2017
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Marine Corps boot camp is one of the most challenging training schools in the world. The challenges that a recruit faces lead to life changing experiences that mold the character of individuals into teams. Making a Marine shares the experiences of one recruit and the lessons that he learned during this pivotal thirteen week training period. While not everyone can carry the title of Marine, everyone can benefit from the lessons taught at boot camp.

Underdogs

Underdogs
  • Author : Aaron B. O'Connell
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 29 October 2012
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The Marine Corps has always considered itself a branch apart. Since 1775 America’s smallest armed service has been suspicious of outsiders and deeply loyal to its traditions. Undying faith in its exceptionalism made the Marines one of the sharpest, swiftest tools of American military power, but developing this brand did not come without costs.