Item Details

The Brown Waters of Africa: Portuguese Riverine Warfare 1961-1974

John P. Cann
Format
Book; Government Document
Published
St. Petersburg, Fla. : Hailer Publishing, c2007.
Language
English
Variant Title
Portuguese riverine warfare 1961-1974
ISBN
9780979850004, 0979850002
Contents
  • 1. A new phase of the Cold War
  • 2. The naval dimension
  • 3. Small boats, Marines, and the Naval Reserve
  • 4. River that swallows all rivers
  • 5. A grim, torrid stretch of swamp and jungle
  • 6. Beneath the burning Tungue sun
  • 7. Lands at the end of the earth
  • 8. Operation Mar Verde, the strike on Conakry
  • 9. Brown Water legacy.
Description
xviii, 248 p. : ill., maps, photos. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248).
Local Notes
HathiTrust shared print program 2019
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