McAleese's Fighting Manual

McAleese's Fighting Manual

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An all-embracing casebook of military skills drawing Peter McAleese'e vast soldiering experience. McAleese'e Fighting Mannual describes the full extent and variety of military tasks facing the modern infantryman in today's world of low intensity warfare and peacekeeping operations, in all climates and all terrains. Each skill is supported by a relevant military anecdote - some poignant, some horrifying, all laced with McAleese's wry humour. Aimed at serving soldiers, those who have recently left the forces and are seeking jobs in the quasi-mercenary world, weekend survivalists, paintballers and military buffs, this is the fighting manual - an informative, exciting and entertaining read.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 174 x 248 x 24mm | 598.74g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • ORION
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 40 b&w illustrations
  • 0752800639
  • 9780752800639

About Peter McAleese

Peter McAleese was brought up in the tough Shettleston district of Glasgow. He joined the Parachute Regiment in 1960 and passed SAS selection in 1962. After service in the Borneo Campaign he left the British army and saw service as a mercenary solider in Africa and Latin America. McAlleese now runs a public house in Birmingham.show more

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