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GIMBLETT, Richard. Operation Apollo. [cover adds : The Golden Age of the Canadian Navy in the War Against Terrorism]. Ottawa : Magic Light Publishing,(2004). First Edition. Pp (3),4-160,+ DVD at rear. Illustrated throughout with over 230 colour photos, as well as diagrams, maps, paintings by John Horton, &c. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. "[...} Operation Apollo, this essential campaign against terrorism, It is a period that saw 16 ships and 4100 sailors deployed in support of this operation - a hugeundertaking that had not been seen since the Korean War." - Vice Admiral R on Buck, on rear cover. Foreword by Vice Admiral Ron Buck. Chapters : 1. The Navy - Ready, Aye, Ready; 2. The 1990s: Dawn of a New Golden Age; 3. First in the Fray : Operations (1), November 2001 - April 2002; 4. "Everyone Checks In With Charlie Zulu: : Operations (2), May - December 2002 [includingsection "Anatomy of a Boarding"]; 5. Just Another Day at Sea [including se ction "Naval Boarding Operations"]; 6. The Clouds of War : Operations (3), January - November 2003; 7. They Also Serve [including section "Boardings -The Sea King"]; 8. Conclusion: The Setting of the Sun. Very good with DVD. 30.00
Title: Operation Apollo : The Golden Age of the Canadian Navy in the War Against Terrorism.
Publisher: Magic Light Publishing, Ottawa , 2004, ISBN:1894673166:
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