Authors: Bob Shepherd
An ex-SAS soldier’s true account of one of the most powerful and secretive industries spawned by the War on Terror
with M. P. Sabga
First published 2008 by Macmillan
This electronic edition published 2008 by Macmillan
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7.62 mm short, Soviet-designed assault rifle
armoured personnel carrier
area of ground upon which the cone of fire falls
situation in which an enemy attacks your position
military fold-up bed
pilot-less aircraft used for surveillance
forward operations base
global positioning system
US-made 5.56 mm assault rifle
main supply route