Bush Wars

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We Fear Naught But God - Paul Els

We Fear Naught But God: The Story of the South African Special Forces "The Recces" by Paul Els brings the reconnaissance soldiers to those who have wondered about what kind of men they were. Their families, their heartaches, their sufferings and achievements.

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South African War Machine - Helmoed-Romer Heitman

Helmoed-Romer Heitman's South African War Machine briefly describes the history of South Africa's armed forces, outlining their roles in the two World Wars and in Korea and explaining how this background has contributed to the unique make-up of South Africa's defence force today.

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Congo Mercenary - Mike Hoare

Congo Mercenary by Mike Hoare tells the true story of his band of white mercenaries hired by Mr. Moise, Prime Minister of the Congo, during the armed rebellion four years after the country's independence. Illustrated and contains 7 maps.

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From Fledgling to Eagle - Dick Lord

From Fledgling to Eagle: The South African Air Force During the Border War by Dick Lord chronicles the evolution of the SAAF in the 'Border War' that raged in Angola and South West Africa (Namibia) from 1966 to 1989, covering all the major South African Defence Force (SADF) operations from Ongulumbashe to the 'April Fools' Day war' in 1989.

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Vlamgat - Dick Lord

Vlamgat by Dick Lord is about the Mirage F1 aircraft and the men and women who flew and supported it during its 22 years of service in South Africa. It is a proud history that the author, having flown in war and peace, relates with accuracy and authority. Vlamgat is the gripping story of the South African jet fighter pilots in action during the tense years of the bush war. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos.