The Mammoth Book Of Secrets Of The Sas Elite Forces

Author: Jon E. Lewis
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780337353
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The SAS have earned their reputation as the world's toughest fighting unit, from the Falklands War to Kosovo, the Gulf War and other crises elsewhere. This is a step-by-step guide to the tactics of such elite units, with true accounts of the SAS's most famous exploits, as well as those of crack US Army units such as Delta Force and the Green Berets. It includes: how the SAS and other elite units came into being and how they work; combat techniques in hostile environments, from the Sahara to the Artic; evasion, capture and escape routes; personal skills, including navigation, combat tracking and hazard avoidance; and wilderness survival skills.
The Mammoth Book of Secrets of the SAS & Elite Forces
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Jon E. Lewis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The SAS have earned their reputation as the world's toughest fighting unit, from the Falklands War to Kosovo, the Gulf War and other crises elsewhere. This is a step-by-step guide to the tactics of such elite units, with true accounts of the SAS's most famous exploits, as well as those
The Mammoth Book Of Special Forces Training
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Jon E. Lewis
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-22 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In this encyclopedic book, Lewis provides insights into the origins, training, tactics, weapons and achievements of special forces and special mission units throughout the world, focusing particularly on US and UK forces. He also looks at the codes that that bind the members of these elite units together. He reveals
The Mammoth Book of Special Forces Training
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: David West, Jon E. Lewis
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-10 - Publisher: Running PressBook Pub

What does it take, both physically and mentally, to join the world’s most respected—and feared—military units? Lewis looks at the origins, training, tactics, weapons, and achievements of regiments such as Britain’s SAS and Paratroopers, the US Navy SEALS, Delta Force, Army Rangers and Green Berets, Russia’s Spetsnaz, and the Israeli
The Mammoth Book of SAS and Special Forces
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Jon E. Lewis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Here are thirty true and graphic accounts of the most heroic SAS and special-forces missions ever undertaken into the most dangerous place of all - behind enemy lines. Bang up to date, this unputdownable collection includes the most recent operations into Iraq in 2003, Afghanistan and Bosnia, and features the
The Mammoth Book of Comic Quotes
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Geoff Tibballs
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

With over 10,000 entries, arranged by topic and fully indexed, here is a giant new collection of witticisms and wisecracks for the 21st century. If you're looking for a bon mot for an after-dinner talk, struggling to put the finishing touches to a wedding speech or just want to cheer