American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history / Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2012Description: xi, 432 p.,  p. of plates : ill., map, port. ; 19 cm.ISBN: 9780062238863; 0062238868.Subject(s): Kyle, Chris, 1974-2013 | United States. Navy. SEALs | Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Personal narratives, American | Afghan War, 2001- -- Personal narratives, American | Snipers -- United States -- Biography
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Prologue: Evil in the crosshairs -- Bustin' broncs and other ways of having fun -- Jackhammered -- Takedowns -- Five minutes to live -- Sniper -- Dealing death -- Down in the shit -- Family conflicts -- The punishers -- The devil of Ramadi -- Man down -- Hard times -- Mortality -- Home and out.
Chris Kyle, a Navy SEAL, recounts his life and military experiences, discusses his record for the most career sniper kills in United States military history and the bounty placed on his head by Iraqi insurgents, provides an eye-witness account of war in Iraq, shares the strains of war on his marriage and family, and honors his fellow soldiers.