Through the Wire: Action with the SAS in Borneo and the Special Forces in Vietnam
Allen & Unwin, 1999 - 239 ページ
The first graphic account of the major and very bloody battle at an outpost called Duc Lap involving members of the Australian Training Team in Vietnam and their American equivalents.
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Seige at Duc Lap
The battle for Duc Lap
From hospital to hospital
A job in intelligence
Getting down to basics
Under a cloud
A time to reflect
Through the wire
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