By Jonathan Boff
By René De La Pedraja
Mexico’s ongoing fight with drug cartels is mentioned generally. Venezuela and Cuba obtain significant realization. This learn is the 1st to envision intimately the militia of nations reminiscent of the Dominican Republic and Jamaica. Sections on Haiti and Panama, international locations supposedly with out armies, demonstrate the decisive function the U.S. has performed in choosing their army policies.
The textual content weaves the histories of those defense force into the wider context of the politics, economics and diplomacy within the quarter. a transparent and short advent to the family members of Mexico, primary the United States and the Caribbean with the us is provided.
By Gregory D. Sumner
By Captain Witold Pilecki,Michael Schudrich,Norman Davies,Jarek Garlinski
By Sandy MacGregor,Jimmy Thomson
This is the exciting, hilarious and encouraging actual tale of a ragtag band of Aussie military Engineers who redefined the notice heroes ... and reinvented larrikin too.
Among the 1st Australians to struggle in Vietnam, they confronted demise on a daily basis defusing Viet Cong booby traps—then partied all evening in a on line casino they might inbuilt secret.
They led enormous quantities of yankee troops to defense, yet fought US army police to a standstill within the bars of South Vietnam.
They outfitted the Australian activity Force's base—then sabotaged a headquarters convention, booby trapped showers and blew up a generator instead of kowtow to newly arrived officers.
And that is ahead of we even point out intercourse ...
Most importantly, the lads of 3 box Troop found an enormous Viet Cong tunnel complicated and have been the 1st allied troops to persist with the enemy down into their underground city.
They have been the unique Tunnel Rats and this can be their story.