Special Ops: Green Berets, 1st Edition

  • Lee Slater
  • Published By: Checkerboard Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680771272
  • ISBN-13: 9781680771275
  • DDC: 356.16
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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This title introduces readers to the Green Berets. Engaging text explores the Green Berets’ history, key missions, role in the US military, major accomplishments, required training, weapons, gear, technology, and other fascinating information. The requirements needed to become a Green Beret, training such as the five phases of Special Forces Qualification Course, the life of a Green Beret, and cutting-edge technology and weapons are covered.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Real Life Superhero.
2: Founding of the Special Forces.
3: The Origin of the Green Beret.
4: What Do Green Berets Do?.
5: Who Can be a Green Beret?.
6: Green Beret Selection & Training.
7: Team Structure.
8: Special Forces Insignia.
9: Tools of the Trade.
10: Peacetime Missions.
11: Green Berets Today and in the Future.