By J P Cross
From first-hand adventure of corporation operations within the jungle, intertwined with attention-grabbing components from his personal existence tale, J.P. go makes use of his unrivalled breadth of information to impart a truly own account of armed clash within the jungle.
This quantity deals the right combination of actual army historical past and the empathetic, subjective recollection of a talented and across the world widespread practitioner. Peppered with lucid and funny remark, it is going to supply each reader with a brand new figuring out of this very specific army discipline.
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A Face Like a Chicken’s Backside: An Unconventional Soldier in South East Asia, 1948-71 by J P Cross