Table of Contents

Preface

Prologue: Pakistan-November 2001

PART ONE: HEADQUARTERS

Chapter 1: Outrage

Chapter 2: Plenty of Parking

Chapter 2: Roots

Chapter 4: A Day Late

Chapter 5: CTC/Special Operations

Chapter 6: A Threshold Crossed, A Spark Ignited

Chapter 7: Mission Over Process

Chapter 8: Changes Comes Hard

Chapter 9: "Pasha"

Chapter 10: Ops Meeting

Chapter 11: Suspicious Minds

Chapter 12: New Mission

Chapter 13: Pakistan on My Mind

Chapter 14: Saying Goodbye

PART TWO: PAKISTAN

Chapter 15: Islamabad

Chapter 16: Jacobabad

Chapter 17: Karzai

Chapter 18: A Full Up Team

Chapter 19: Lightning and Snakes

Chapter 20: A Devoted Man

Chapter 21: No Socks

Chapter 22: Security Breach

Chapter 23: Return to Islamabad

Chapter 24: By the Seat of Our Pants

PART THREE: AFGHANISTAN

Chapter 25: There Be Snakes

Chapter 26: Infiltration

Chapter 27: Base Camp, Shin Naray Valley

Chapter 28: The Best Laid Plans

Chapter 29: Wagons, Ho!

Chapter 30: The Longest Night

Chapter 31: The Longest Day

Chapter 32: Bad News

Chapter 33: Takhteh-Pol Days

Chapter 34: Lightning Strikes-Twice

Chapter 35: Friendly Fire

Chapter 36: Kandahar

Chapter 37: Paying the Freight

Chapter 38: Link-up with Echo Team

Chapter 39: Rubble, Rocks, and Lingerie

Chapter 40: Tensions Among the Tribe

Chapter 41: Death from Above

Chapter 42: Do I Go or Do I Stay

Chapter 43: Jacobabad Revisited

Chapter 44: Home

Epilogue

Acknowledgments

Index