This book is an autobiography by US Navy SEAL Chris Kyle. It was written with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice, and was a New York Times bestseller.
Chris Kyle was an American Navy SEAL who is known to be the deadliest marksman in the history of US military. Over 150 of his kills have been confirmed by the Pentagon, which is higher than the previous American record of 109. The man was highly feared and Iraqi insurgents placed a bounty on his head. Kyle has been of great help in protecting his fellow US warriors with his accuracy and skills in shooting. American Sniper is an account of his experiences as a soldier in the battlefield.