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Too few, too far : the true story of a Royal Marine Commando

Author: George Thomsen; Malcolm Angel
Publisher: Stroud : Amberley, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 3rd ed
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"British Commando George Thomsen's action-filled account of combat during the Falklands War. Seen through the eyes of Section Commander George Thomsen, this inspiring first-hand account, tells of the tension-packed lead up, and the heroic stand, by a tiny band of brothers on one of the most inhospitable islands on the planet - South Georgia. They fought alone - besieged, isolated, and against an overwhelming  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Thomsen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Thomsen; Malcolm Angel
ISBN: 9781445606200 1445606208
OCLC Number: 759584706
Description: 1 volume : illustrations
Contents: Acknowledgements George's Thoughts Preface March 25th 1982 Chapter 1 April 1981; NP 8901 Have Landed Chapter 2 Hurry Up And Wait Chapter 3 In Cold Blood Chapter 4 Hearts And Minds Chapter 5 Round The Table Chapter 6 Enter The Pigs Chapter 7 The Glory Hour Chapter 8 A Brush With The Junta Chapter 9 The Rich And The Dead Chapter 10 Guns in Doorways Chapter 11 A Revealing Flight Chapter 12 Battle Fitness Chapter 13 Swimming With Penguins Chapter 14 Christmas 1981 Chapter 15 February 1982: The Swan Run Chapter 16 The Men For The Job Chapter 17 Chipping Off Chapter 18 The Eagle's Nest Chapter 19 A Drink With 'The Bear' Chapter 20 Red Alert Chapter 21 A Voice Across The Ocean Chapter 22 Force 11 Chapter 23 The Last Supper Chapter 24 Cold Steel Chapter 25 Enter The Predator Chapter 26 Firefight Epilogue Glossary
Responsibility: George Thomsen, Malcolm Angel.

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'The untold story of how 22 Marines held off hundreds of Argentinians and disabled a warship on the eve of the Falklands war' THE DAILY MAIL 'Hero reveals Falklands very own 'Rorke's Drift'... told Read more...

 
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