The Resource Shadows of a forgotten past : to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts, Paul French

Shadows of a forgotten past : to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts, Paul French

Label
Shadows of a forgotten past : to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts
Title
Shadows of a forgotten past
Title remainder
to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts
Statement of responsibility
Paul French
Title variation
To the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work chronicles the experiences of Paul French, who upon leaving the British Army's 21 SAS (V), sought adventure and excitement in C Squadron of the Rhodesian SAS. The book tells of the missions that succeeded and of the many that failed. It notes simply and succinctly the sheer stress and danger of special forces operations
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT2990
LC item number
.F73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French, Paul
  • South Africa
  • Southern Rhodesia
  • Southern Rhodesia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Parachute troops
  • Private security services
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Special forces (Military science)
Label
Shadows of a forgotten past : to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts, Paul French
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selection comparisons -- Rhodesian SAS -- Selous Scouts pseudo operations -- The operation that went wrong -- Anecdotes -- Raid on Joshua Nkomo, Lusaka, 14 April 1979 -- The operation that went right -- Operation Tepid, October 1979 -- The Cisco and Marianne Guerreiro story -- Mozambique National Resistance -- End of an era -- Angola, Somalia and Iraq
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781908916600
Lccn
2013409341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)806200934
  • (OCoLC)ocn806200934
Label
Shadows of a forgotten past : to the edge with the Rhodesian SAS and Selous Scouts, Paul French
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Selection comparisons -- Rhodesian SAS -- Selous Scouts pseudo operations -- The operation that went wrong -- Anecdotes -- Raid on Joshua Nkomo, Lusaka, 14 April 1979 -- The operation that went right -- Operation Tepid, October 1979 -- The Cisco and Marianne Guerreiro story -- Mozambique National Resistance -- End of an era -- Angola, Somalia and Iraq
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781908916600
Lccn
2013409341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)806200934
  • (OCoLC)ocn806200934

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