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Britain"s Secret War

The Indonesian Confrontation 1962 - 66 (Men-at-Arms)

by Will Fowler

  • 114 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • British Isles,
  • Indonesia,
  • Military - Other,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Military / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Army,
  • Borneo,
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain,
  • History, Military,
  • Military art and science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKevin Lyles (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961884M
    ISBN 10184603048X
    ISBN 109781846030482

      Book Overview The incredible untold story of WWII's greatest secret fighting force, as told by our great modern master of wartime intrigue Britain's Special Air Service--or SAS--was the brainchild of David Stirling, a young, gadabout aristocrat whose aimlessness in early life belied a remarkable strategic mind.   Nigel West The author also wrote “A Matter of Trust MI5: ”, “Molehunt”, “Game of Intelligence” and “The Friends: Britain’s Post-War Secret Intelligence Operations”. This book is available on (US), Amazon UK and at Pen and Sword Publishing. Book /

    Britain's Secret Wars: How and why the United Kingdom sponsors conflict around the World – by T.J. Coles. Published in Great Britain by Clairview Books. Britain's secret war against Mussolini, a new book by Roderick Bailey. Gripping history of Britain's undercover role in anti-Fascist activity in Italy.

    Chris McNab is a prolific Pitkin author and editor who specialises in military history and military technology, publishing over 40 books on these subjects. His Pitkin titles include Britain’s Secret War , The Somme and Tommy, First World War Soldier. READ MORE. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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