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7 edition of The Paras found in the catalog.

The Paras

The Inside Story of Britain"s Toughest Regiment

by John Parker

  • 108 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Metro Publishing, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Special & elite forces,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • British Isles,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military Science,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_ARMY_REGIMENTAL HISTORIES,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Military - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9710170M
    ISBN 101843580047
    ISBN 109781843580041

    The Paras This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked . The Parachute Regiment, Colchester, United Kingdom. , likes 11, talking about this. The Official Page of The Parachute Regiment, HM ForcesFollowers: K.

    On the night of 7 February the first British parachute unit was sent into action. Their target was the Tragino Aqueduct in Italy, and although the mission itself did not go to plan, the effect on Italian morale of this landing in the heart of their country was considerable. It was also a valuable achievement for the parachutists to have proved themselves in action, even on so small a Price: $   The gripping, visceral first-person narrative makes The Paras stand apart from conventional regimental histories as one of the most remarkable accounts of conflict ever published. Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton ISBN: Number of pages: Weight: g Dimensions: x x 18 mmAuthor: Max Arthur.

      The Paras by Hilton, Frank, Publication date Topics Great Britain. Army. Parachute Regiment, Armies Parachute units Military operations, to Publisher Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Andy Wilcoxon Pages: The Paras by Hilton, Frank and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Paras by Hilton, Frank - AbeBooks Passion for books.


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Their service in Northern Ireland has been surrounded by controversy - the events of 'Bloody Sunday' in Londonderry in are still the subject of fierce debate, and a Book Edition: New Edition. The Paras Published by User, 14 years ago This is an excellant account of what it takes to be a paratrooper in the British Army, along with an interesting, but neccessarily short history, of parachute operations.4/5(1).

Paras: an illustrated history of Britain's airborne forces. The maroon beret of Britain's airborne forces has a special significance to every man who has ever worn it, better known as "The Paras". The gripping, visceral first-person narrative makes The Paras stand apart from conventional regimental histories as one of the most remarkable accounts of conflict ever published/5(3).

4th Battalion The Parachute Regiment - 4 PARA. 21, likes talking about this 56 were here. This is the Official page for The Parachute Regiment Reserve (4PARA).5/5(19).

Field Marshal Montgomery, who ordered them into the disastrous Battle of Arnhem in – in which 1, paras died and more than 6, were taken prisoner – Author: Claire Armitstead.

In the so-called years of peace since the Second World War, the Paras have seen action all over the world - from Cyprus, Palestine, Egypt, Borneo and the Falklands to Bosnia. Their service in Northern Ireland has been surrounded by controversy—the events of "Bloody Sunday" in Londonderry in are still the subject of fierce debate, and a.

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The Paras by John P. Cann,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5).For his authoritative book, John Parker hasathered together the testimony of numerous veterans of the Parachuteegiment. Their first-hand accounts of the major events in their history makenthralling reading, bringing home the reality (and cruelty) of combat in aay no dry, official history could do.The “PARAS” earn their reputation for daring in North Africa, Normandy, Arnhem the Rhine crossing.

Battalions conduct a series of “post colonial” tours in Palestine, Suez, Cyprus, Borneo and Aden. The Parachute Regiment rotates through emergency and residential tours of duty in Northern Ireland.