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Special operations forces in Iraq

Author: Leigh Neville
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., ©2008.
Series: Elite series, 170.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Intelligence specialist Leigh Neville identifies, describes and illustrates the Special Operations Forces (SOF) of the US and other Allied (Coalition) forces committed to war in Iraq since 2003, providing a fascinating insight into specific operations, detailing weapons, equipment and experiences in combat. With a surprising amount of recently declassified material from government departments that are yet to be  Read more...
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Neville, Leigh.
Special operations forces in Iraq.
Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., ©2008
(DLC) 2009292423
(OCoLC)212855749
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leigh Neville
ISBN: 9781849088268 1849088268 129959347X 9781299593473
OCLC Number: 773373191
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Introduction --
First shots --
Task Force 7 & Task Force 64 --
UMM QASR --
Task Force 20 --
Saving Private Lynch --
Hunting WMD --
Hunting HVT --
Weapons & equipment --
Appendix: Private security contractors --
Select bibliography --
Plate commentaries --
Index.
Series Title: Elite series, 170.
Responsibility: Leigh Neville ; illustrated by Richard Hook.

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Offers an analysis to the Special Operations Forces (SOF) of the US and Coalition allies serving in Iraq since 2003. This book offers a look at the largest mobilisation of Special Forces in history.  Read more...

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