Hilton Hamann's Days Of The Generals: The Untold Story of South Africas PDF

By Hilton Hamann

ISBN-10: 1868723402

ISBN-13: 9781868723409

Days of the Generals relies on interviews with the previous generals of the South African Defence strength: Magnus Malan, Constand Viljoen, Jannie Geldenhuys, Georg Meiring, Hein du Toit and Chris Thirion. For the 1st time, they've got spread out and informed their facet of the tale approximately occasions in southern Africa from the Seventies to the current. Theirs is an explosive tale, giving behind-the-scenes information regarding covert operations, mystery conferences, strategic alliances and full-scale conflict. The e-book seems intimately at South Africa's involvement in Angola, Namibia and Mozambique. It examines the armed fight of the ANC and the state's struggle guns, South Africa's nuclear software and different "top mystery" matters. this can be crucial analyzing for an individual drawn to southern African politics and army historical past.

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