Charles Henderson - Marine Sniper: 93 Confirmed Kills

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  • In My Sights

    Jul 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: great military story/very gripping and realistic
    Cons: i don't like the way this story ended

    Summary: This book definitely captured my attention. When I heard about a sniper that was so good that he got 93 confirmed kills. I love war stories and this was no exception. This amazing story story about the best marine sniper of all time was truly a great ... read more

  • 93 Aint Nuthin to FCK With

    Jul 26, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Excitement, Historical,
    Cons: Dry Author

    Summary: I'm a young man. 29 at the time I'm writing this. I was not around for the Vietnam War. I have only what I learned in school, what I read and what I see in movies. But I recently read the book, Marine Sniper: 93 Confirmed Kills by Charles ... read more

  • An awesome book

    Feb 25, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: An amazing read into a very unusual world.
    Cons: Not for the faint of heart or the pacifist.

    Summary: This is an awesome book about a much maligned job. Sniping is probably the last job of a soldier that has not been automated to such a degree that all he or she has to do is press a button. This is a story about Carlos Hathcock (USMC) a Marine ... read more

  • Carlos Hathcock, A living legend

    Dec 20, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent detail, factual information, great suspense
    Cons: gore, profanity

    Summary: In my opinion, Marine Sniper is one of the greatest books ever written. Marine Sniper is about the dangerous challenges that Gunnery Sergeant Carlos Hathcock faces in his time in Vietnam. Carlos Hathcock is a living legend. He has obtained and still ... read more

  • One Shot One Kill

    Mar 29, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: snipers, action, true story
    Cons: swearing, a little bit of polotics

    Summary: Marine Sniper is a book about a legend. Carlos Hathcock was a sniper who has the most confirmed kills in history. In Vietnam, he had ninety-three confirmed kills. One of the best parts about the story is that it is true. The story was written from ... read more

  • Awesome book

    Aug 7, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Very detailed book, great storyline.
    Cons: Lots of violence

    Summary: This book, based on the military career of Charles Hathcock, follows him through a number of assassination missions, each exponentially more difficult than the last. As a sniper, his mission was to seek and destroy, especially at very close ... read more

  • One Word: Impressive

    Feb 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Well written, chilling and impressive
    Cons: Getting by the first chapter is a bit of work

    Summary: I have never really liked war stories. I was bored one night and saw this book sitting on my shelf. I usually like snipers. They fascinate me. I figured, why not? I have yet to put this book down. I've been reading it over the course of ... read more

  • A Marine's Perspective

    Jan 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Makes you appreciate and understand how your freedom is protected.
    Cons: Gory & scary

    Summary: From day #1 in Marine Corps Recruit Training (boot camp) I heard about Carlos Hathcock. Hardly a day went by during my four years in the Corps without some mention of the hero's name. Who the heck should consider a man who has killed 93 people ... read more

  • Non-Fiction. Chilling. Edge-Of-Your-Seat.

    Jan 4, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: True, shows his weaknesses and his outstanding strenght - snipping
    Cons: Non for the squeamish

    Summary: By Berkly Non-Fiction Marine Sniper 93 confirmed kills by Charles Henderson The all-true story is about one marine sniper and his two tours of Vietnam. I was a teenager when the Vietnam war was going on. So, I saw the ... read more

  • Silence Can Kill You.

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Understandably simple
    Cons: Why isn't the book longer?

    Summary: I thoroughly enjoyed reading this wonderful book on Marine Sniper Carlos Hathcock. Most of the book takes place in the jungles of Viet Nam, but later takes place in the United States, after the conflict subsides. I enjoyed the book for ... read more

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