Operation Barras

Operation Barras

by William Fowler

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ISBN-13: 9781780225685
Publisher: Orion Publishing Group, Limited
Publication date: 12/20/2012
Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Educated at Clifton College and Trinity Hall, Cambridge, William Fowler was land forces editor of DEFENCE magazine and a contributing editor to JANE'S INFORMATION GROUP. A long term territorial soldier, he served with British forces in the Gulf War and graduated from the French Army Reserve Staff Officers course at the Ecole Militaire in Paris. He conducts regular battlefield tours and broadcasts on radio and television. He is married and lives in Hampshire.

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tim_tyler More than 1 year ago
Operation Barras is the story of the rescue of several kidnapped British Army soldiers in Sierra Leone by the SAS. It also provides an excellent history of Sierra Leone, from its colonial days, through the various post independence governments and the country's gradual slide into chaos. It is one of the best one volume histories of the Republic of Sierra Leone.