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From the Pescadito to the Pentagon

Gilberto S. TreviГ±o

From the Pescadito to the Pentagon

an autobiography

by Gilberto S. TreviГ±o

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Published by Lobo Creek Publishers in San Antonio, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Treviño, Gilberto S.,
  • United States. -- Army. -- Veterinary Corps -- Biography.,
  • Veterinarians -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Veterinary service, Military -- United States.,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Texas -- Biography.,
  • Marines -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Texas -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGilberto S. Treviño.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUH347.T74 A3 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 156 p. :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23038511M
    ISBN 100974898481
    ISBN 109780974898483
    LC Control Number2007272521
    OCLC/WorldCa277118306

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The Pentagons are remembered for two hits, "To Be Loved (Forever)" -- which peaked at number 48 nationally -- and "I Wonder." The original lineup featured Joe Jones, Carl McGinnis, Bill James, Otis Munson, and brothers Kenneth Goodloe (lead) and Ted Goodloe and formed in in San Bernardino, CA, northeast of Los me during this early period, Munson left and James was later.

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On Septembefore Americans could make sense of the attack on the World Trade Center towers in New York City, the unthinkable happened.

A hijacked plane had crashed into another of America s great buildings: the Pentagon. This book covers the history of the Pentagon building; the crash of American Airlines Flight 77; Al Qaeda, the terrorist network behind the attack; and the. Fifty years ago, on Oct. 21,the march on the Pentagon became a defining moment of the antiwar movement.

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Visitors with Disabilities The Pentagon has completed an intensive study of the accessibility of its building and continues to work to eliminate deficiencies.

We are firmly committed to finding solutions to the challenges presented by our historic building and to removing barriers that are presented to our visitors. The ex-CIA director allowed his publisher to begin editing and making copies of the memoir before he had received final approval from the agency, according to.

T he Pentagon Tours program, under the purview of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, hosts more thanvisitors annually. The tour lasts for approximately 60 minutes and follows a route that is approximately one and one half miles in length.

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The march on the Pentagon probably did not make much of an impact on public opinion about the war, but participants roundly say that it galvanized their.

Navy Captain Gerald F. DeConto of Alexandria, Va., was killed during the terrorist attack on the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., on Sept. He was Captain DeConto was born in Halifax.

This is an official site of the Pentagon Library. For any concerns, please call us at The Pentagon Library | Washington Headquarters Svcs | Defense Pentagon | Washington DC Biography of The Pentagons on The members of this vocal group from San Bernadino, California, USA, were Joe Jones (lead), Carl McGinnis (bass), Otis Munson (tenor) and the brothers Ted (tenor) and Ken Goodloe (baritone, piano).