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Image for Rwanda Unamir 1994/95 #1 Australian Military History Series

Rwanda Unamir 1994/95 #1 Australian Military History Series

By: Kevin O'Halloran

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Big Sky Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 002595


In 1994 a group of Australian UN peacekeepers, made up of soldiers and army medical personnel, was sent to Rwanda under a United Nations mandate to help restore order to the war-torn country. These Australians would be exposed to a lack of humanity they were not prepared for and found hard to fathom. On 22nd April 1995, the daily horror and tragedy they had witnessed escalated out of control. At a displaced persons' camp in Kibeho, in full view of the Australian soldiers... View more info

Image for Sudan: 1885 #15 Australian Army Campaigns Series

Sudan: 1885 #15 Australian Army Campaigns Series

By: Michael Tyquin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Big Sky Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002594


The involvement of an Australian colonial military force in Britains Egyptian campaigns between 1883 and 1885 was very short, extending for only five months overall, including the pre-deployment phase. Consequently its influence on these campaigns was insignificant. Nevertheless, our involvement in the Sudan in 1885 is part of Australia's military history. This book provides the context for Australia's involvement in the Sudan, and follows operations chronologically. T... View more info

Image for Rhodesian Light Infantryman 1961-80 #177 Osprey Warrior

Rhodesian Light Infantryman 1961-80 #177 Osprey Warrior

By: Neil Grant

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003395


The 1st Battalion, The Rhodesian Light Infantry, was one of the most innovative and successful counter-insurgency units in modern history. Formed as a commando battalion in 1964 after the dissolution of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, the RLI was an all-white unit made up of South Africans and men from the UK, Europe and US. It was a key weapon in independent Rhodesia's struggle against the Zimbabwe African National Liberation Army and Zimbabwe People's Revolut... View more info