SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

Shop over a million Toys in our Huge New Range

Operation Barras


Product Description
Product Details

Promotional Information

Written by a military journalist with top contacts with the Special Forces and Paras Operation Barras was the biggest British military operation in Africa since our invasion of Egypt in 1956 A graphic depiction of the grisly 'heart of darkness' world that was Sierra Leone in the 1990s

About the Author

Educated at Clifton College and Trinity Hall, Cambridge, William Fowler was land forces editor of Defence magazine and a contributing editor to Jane's Information Group. A long term territorial soldier he served with British forces in the Gulf War and graduated from the French Army Reserve Staff Officers at the Ecole Militaire in Paris. He conducts regular battlefield tours and broadcasts on radio and television. He is married and lives in Hampshire.


In Operation Barras William Fowler describes the historic setting for British involvement in Sierra Leone that led up to the rescue mission. The build up to the airborne assault by the SAS and Paras on September 10 is covered in great detail and you are pitched into the action. It is an insider's book that will appeal to soldiers and anyone with an interest in the development of post colonial Africa. - EYE SPY

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » Europe » Great Britain » General
Home » Books » History » Africa » West
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Operation Barras: The SAS Rescue Mission Sierra Leone 2000 on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top