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Operation medusa : the furious battle that saved Afghanistan from the Taliban

Author: David Fraser, Major-General; Brian Hanington
Publisher: [Toronto] : McClelland & Stewart, a division of Penguin Random House Canada Limited, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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In 2006, David Fraser was the Canadian general in charge of the joint military command in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. The NATO Alliance was about to engage the enemy in the greatest and bloodiest battle of their 70-year history. And they were grossly outnumbered. From the Canadian in charge of the joint military command, this is the real on-the-ground story of one of NATO's bloodiest, most decisive and  Read more...
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Fraser, David.
Operation medusa.
[Toronto] : McClelland & Stewart, a division of Penguin Random House Canada Limited, 2018
(OCoLC)1001792684
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Fraser, Major-General; Brian Hanington
ISBN: 9780771039317 077103931X
OCLC Number: 1035214294
Description: 1 online resource (246 pages) : illustrations.
Responsibility: Major General (Ret'd) David Fraser and Brian Hanington.

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In 2006, David Fraser was the Canadian general in charge of the joint military command in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. The NATO Alliance was about to engage the enemy in the greatest and bloodiest battle of their 70-year history. And they were grossly outnumbered. From the Canadian in charge of the joint military command, this is the real on-the-ground story of one of NATO's bloodiest, most decisive and misunderstood operations: The battle of Panjwayi, the defining moment of "Operation Medusa." Residence: Toronto, ON. Print run 35,000.

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