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The Making of a Royal Marine Commando

By: Nigel Foster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Presidio: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 244459

ISBN: 0891413367

Condition: Very Good Condition


Who exactly are the Royal Marines Commandos and what makes them so special? Why do so many other countries regard the Royal Marines as being the finest soldiers in the world? How do the Corps manage to maintain such high standards in the face of continuing financial cutbacks? What sort of man wants to become a Royal Marine, and what sort of man is ultimately selected? In this completely updated edition, Nigel Foster provides a contemporary account of life with the Corps. He also explains why amphibious operations have become such a cornerstone of British and American strategic thinking, and ex... View more info