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In action with the SAS

Author: D M Horner; Neil Thomas
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on the classic history of the SAS, Phantoms of War by David Horner, this focuses on the actions the SAS has taken part in, from its inception to its involvement in East Timor. The recent involvements in Iraq and Afghanistan are not covered in any detail for reasons of secrecy."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Horner, D.M. (David Murray), 1948-
In action with the SAS.
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2009
(OCoLC)271860001
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D M Horner; Neil Thomas
ISBN: 9781741766165 1741766168
OCLC Number: 466418049
Description: 1 online resource (356 pages)
Contents: Part Title; About the Author; Title Page; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; 1 The tractor job: 2 Squadron, March 1968; 2 Towards special forces: Australia, 1940-1957; 3 The 1st SAS Company, Swanbourne, 1957-1962; 4 To Borneo: Formation of the regiment, 1963-1964; 5 Hearts and minds: 1 Squadron, February-May 1965; 6 Across the border: 1 Squadron, May-June 1965; 7 The rogue: 1 Squadron, May-June 1965; 8 Contact: 1 Squadron, June-July 1965; 9 Preparing for action: 2 Squadron, September 1964-February 1966; 10 The Satawak operations: 2 Squadron, February-July 1966.
Other Titles: In action with the Special Air Service
Responsibility: David Horner ; updated edition of SAS: phantoms of the jungle ; [other author, Thomas Neil].

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"Based on the classic history of the SAS, Phantoms of War by David Horner, this focuses on the actions the SAS has taken part in, from its inception to its involvement in East Timor. The recent involvements in Iraq and Afghanistan are not covered in any detail for reasons of secrecy."--Provided by publisher.

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