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Anthony Swofford was a Marine sniper in the first Gulf War. His no-holds-barred memoir, Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles, is a hit with critics and readers alike. NPR's Tom Vitale has a profile of Swofford.