The Resource No front line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan, Chris Masters

No front line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan, Chris Masters

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No front line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan
Title
No front line
Title remainder
Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Chris Masters
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The soldiers of the SAS, the Commandos and Special Operations Engineer Regiment are Australia's most highly trained soldiers. Their work is often secret, their bravery undeniable and for thirteen years they were at the forefront of Australia's longest war. Shunning acclaim, they are the Australian Defence Forces' brightest and best skilled. In an extraordinary investigation undertaken over ten years, Chris Masters opens up the heart of Australia's Special Forces and their war in Afghanistan. He gives voice to the soldiers, he takes us to the centre of some of the fiercest combat Australia has ever experienced and provides the most intimate examination of what it is like to be a member of this country's elite fighting forces. But he also asks difficult questions that reveal controversial clouds hanging over our Special Operations mission in Afghanistan. For Australia, there is no more important war to examine in detail. Afghanistan lives in our recent past and will continue to occupy our future. Masterfully told, No Front Line will find a place as one of Australia's finest books on contemporary soldiering. 'In this remarkable book about the intense combat environment experienced by our soldiers in Afghanistan, Chris Masters captures the highs, the lows, the courage and the sacrifice of Australian warriors and their loved ones in our longest war.' - Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK, AFC (Ret'd)
Summary
Australia's foremost investigative journalist goes deep into the heart of our Special Forces long war in Afghanistan
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AU-TuBDP
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Masters, Chris
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • Special operations (Military science)
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Target audience
adult
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Australian special forces in Afghanistan
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No front line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan, Chris Masters
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https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=AAU_449250&b2bSite=1545
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Publication
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Downloadable Book
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781760638962-AAU1298116-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781760638962
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
No front line : Australian special forces at war in Afghanistan, Chris Masters
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=AAU_449250&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781760638962-AAU1298116-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781760638962
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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