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Behind Enemy Lines : an Australian SAS soldier in Vietnam.

Author: Terry O'Farrell
Publisher: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Another urging hiss from behind me-okay hold onto your horses, I'm going. Five to ten paces takes me over the track, and now I scan the creek ahead trying to peer through the underbrush, to detect signs of enemy presence. Jesus, it's quiet; unnaturally quiet ... another obviously more urgent hiss is sent out to attract my attention. Looking back over my shoulder I see the enemy soldier immediately; he is on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Farrell, Terry.
Behind Enemy Lines : An Australian SAS soldier in Vietnam.
Sydney : Allen & Unwin, ©2002
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terry O'Farrell
ISBN: 9781741151503 1741151503
OCLC Number: 1048625450
Description: 1 online resource (265 pages)
Contents: About the author --
Title page --
Contents --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Glossary of terms and abbreviations --
1 Early days --
2 Recruit training --
3 Infantry training --
4 SAS selection --
5 Pre-deployment training --
6 Arriving in Vietnam --
7 First patrol --
8 Cobras and the Don Khanh Hotel --
9 WIA --
10 No comms --
11 Contacts and ambushes --
12 Double bluff --
13 Action on the Firestone Trail --
14 Working with 22 SAS --
Malaysia --
15 Exercise Sidewalk --
Papua New Guinea --
16 Back to Nui Dat --
17 Caches and booby traps --
18 Elephants --
19 The May Tao Mountains. 20 SEAL operations --
Epilogue --
Appendix --
Index.

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Another urging hiss from behind me-okay hold onto your horses, I'm going. Five to ten paces takes me over the track, and now I scan the creek ahead trying to peer through the underbrush, to detect signs of enemy presence. Jesus, it's quiet; unnaturally quiet ... another obviously more urgent hiss is sent out to attract my attention. Looking back over my shoulder I see the enemy soldier immediately; he is on the track looking directly at me ... apparently oblivious to my presence. Has he seen me? screams through my brain. No! ... Suddenly, the bastard takes off like a startled jackrabbit. Couldn'

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