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macmi l l an audi o au gu s t 2016 way of the reaper my greatest untold missions and the art of being a sniper nicholas irving with gary brozek biog ra p h y au tobiog ra p h y m ili tary macmillan audio 8/9/2016 9781427272096 $39.99 $45.99 can audio cd carton qty 5.1 in w 5.8 in h subrights uk rights st martin s press translation rights st martin s press other available formats hardcover isbn 9781250088352 audio isbn 9781427272072 m ar keting introduction read by the author sounds of battle promotion including army times targeted advertising to military fans fans of jack coughlin s sniper series tie-in with the reaper tv miniseries clip placement aligned with media audio tie-in to the smp marketing plans including author appearances national print broadcast and online publicity online advertising campaign extensive blog outreach online promotion on 1 million likes and sofrep an accounting of irving s 10 greatest sniper kills that provide insight into the art of being a sniper from legendary special operations sniper and bestselling author of the reaper comes a totally unique audiobook on the art of being a sniper way of the reaper is a step-by-step accounting of how a sniper works through the lens of his ten greatest kills—none of which have been told before each kill is an in-depth look at a new element of eliminating the enemy from intel to luck recon to weaponry told in a thrilling narrative this is also a heartpounding true story of some of the reaper s boldest and most memorable missions including the longest shot of his career on a human target over half a mile in iraq and afghanistan nick irving earned his nickname in blood he fought in deadly firefights behind a .50 caliber machine gun in mosul and engaged a taliban suicide bomber during a vicious firefight from using nearly silent sub-sonic ammo to being the target of snipers himself and describing what it feels like to take another life way of the reaper attempts to place the listener in the heat of battle experiencing the same dangers horrors and acts of courage irving faced as an elite member of the 3rd ranger battalion 75th ranger regiment listeners will experience the thrill of the hunt and the dangers that all snipers must face while learning what it takes to be an elite manhunter like the reaper himself his new audiobook promises to blaze new territory and take no prisoners pr a i se praise for the reaper a gripping account from a man whose lethal aim took out 33 taliban fighters on one deployment a record —new york daily news gripping irving s book is a focused fast-paced tale that like irving never loses sense of its mission —san diego union tribune this gritty unapologetic look into the life of a special operations soldier recounts both harrowing and heartfelt tales from the on-the-job experiences of irving this account is perhaps not for the faint of heart but it is sure to be intriguing for those who are made of less squeamish stuff —library journal nicholas irving spent six years in the army s special operations 3rd ranger battalion 75th ranger regiment serving from demolitions assaulter to master sniper he was the first african american to serve as a sniper in his battalion and is now the owner of hardshoot where he trains personnel in the art of long-range shooting from olympians to members of the 32