World War II: Special Operations by John Townsend


World War II: Special Operations by John Townsend

Inside SPECIAL OPERATIONS: Secret missions - US Rangers - S.O.E. - Special Air Service (SAS) - Devil's Brigade - Case studies - US Marine Raiders - Spies, plus much more! Get tough with some of World War II's fighting men and units. From battlefield frontlines to Naval convoys, from secret missions to aerial dogfights, Action Force brings together the people, weapons, vehicles, the stats and the facts in one all-action World War II series. You want action packed? Read Action Force!

About the Author

John Townsend

After years of teaching in secondary schools, John Townsend realised that boys were crying out for cool, quick reads – so he decided to write them! He has now written over 100 books! He is in huge demand as a guest speaker – whether at schools, writers’ groups or libraries. His other books for Barrington Stoke include Deadline and Firebomb. He lives in Suckley, Worcester.

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32 pages


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Publication date

26th June 2014



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