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No Front Line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan.

Author: Chris Masters
Publisher: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Australia's foremost investigative journalist goes deep into the heart of our Special Forces long war in Afghanistan.
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Masters, Chris.
No Front Line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan.
Sydney : Allen & Unwin, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Masters
ISBN: 9781760638962 176063896X
OCLC Number: 1009241855
Awards: Short-listed for Non-Fiction Book of the Year - Prime Minister's Literary Awards 2018 (Australia)
Short-listed for Walkley Book Award 2018 (Australia)
Description: 1 online resource (625 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Title Page --
Copyright --
CONTENTS --
Introduction: THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE --
Map --
PART I: The First Phase --
1 A SERGEANTâ#x80;#x99;S WAR --
2 THE RANCH --
3 A BIT LIKE ADVENTURE TOURISM --
PART II: The First Interregnum --
4 LOSING THE PEACE --
PART III: The Short Haul --
5 A DIFFERENT KIND OF WAR --
6 GROUND TRUTHING --
7 SHOW OF FORCE --
PART IV: The Second Interregnum --
8 â#x80;#x98;I WOULDNâ#x80;#x99;T BE STARTING FROM HEREâ#x80;#x99; --
PART V: The Long Haul --
9 â#x80;#x98;THE GREEN EYED BEARDED DEVILS ARE BACKâ#x80;#x99; --
10 â#x80;#x98;THIS IS WARâ#x80;#x99 11 JURASSIC PARK MEETS GAME OF THRONES12 GOOD GUYS, BAD GUYS --
13 THE UNLUCKIEST TRIP IN THE WORLD --
PART VI: COIN --
14 THE BATTLE OR THE WAR? --
15 WAR OF THE WORLDS --
16 â#x80;#x98;THEY HAVE THE WATCHES, WE HAVE THE TIMEâ#x80;#x99; --
17 â#x80;#x98;IF ALL YOU HAVE IS A HAMMER, EVERYTHING LOOKS LIKE A NAILâ#x80;#x99; --
PART VII: Transition --
18 THE AFGHAN WAY --
19 SHIELD, BUILD AND SHAPE --
20 COUNTER NEXUS --
21 AMONG CATS AND DOS --
22 TWO REALITIES --
PART VIII: Retrograde --
23 â#x80;#x98;WE DONâ#x80;#x99;T HAVE A NORMAL JOBâ#x80;#x99; --
24 RUNNING TO THE SOUND OF THE GUNS 25 THE BEST DAYS OF OUR LIVESConclusion: COURAGEOUS RESTRAINT --
Pic section --
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS --
NOTES --
LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS

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