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
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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

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.

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.

Closing of Job Corps Centers

Closing of Job Corps Centers
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Subcommittee on Employment, Manpower, and Poverty
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 25 September 1969
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Reviews the cutting back of current Job Corps programs, closing over half of the Job Corps camps, and eliminating certain Job Corps training opportunities.

US Marine Corps

US Marine Corps
  • Author : Gail Radley
  • Publisher : ABDO
  • Release : 01 August 2020
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This book highlights a wide range of careers in the US Marine Corps, from snipers to intelligence specialists to combat photographers. The title discusses the required training and duties of each career, along with the branch's history and overall mission. Features include a glossary, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.