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SAS Ultimate Guide to Combat: How to Fight and Survive in Modern Warfare

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At the age of 16, Robert Stirling joined the British Army as a Junior Leader Paratrooper and so spent his first year of service undergoing a strict training regime which alternated weapons skills, drill, physical exercise and education all designed to prepare a soldier for leadership. Entering adult service and passing P Company, the Parachute Regiment selection, led to four tours in Northern Ireland and some covert experience wearing a donkey jacket and carrying a 9mm pistol. He was probably the second youngest ever to pass selection for the SAS at 19 years of age.

Robert left the British Army and joined the Rhodesian Army towards the end of the Bush War. Here he led a unit of 200 men including a number of ex-French Foreign Legionnaires. He was in constant action and wounded twice. Besides extensive combat experience in numerous conflicts, Robert has been contracted to recover stolen diamonds, work undercover against mercenary operations, teach unarmed combat to ript police, provide close protection to VIPs and other secretive roles. Based in Southern Spain, he travels widely and accepts some consultancy work. He has recently trained the Austrian Officer Corps and Special Forces in unarmed combat and the Greek Special Forces. He is now running a covert operation in Afghanistan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781849087636
Author:
Stirling, Robert
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing (UK)
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Series:
General Military
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
100 MONO; 150 COL
Pages:
344
Dimensions:
9.82 x 7.33 x 1.21 in 2.76 lb

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