Ultimate Special Forces

Ultimate Special Forces

Published by DK

By Hugh McManners

RRP: $17.95

Book description

A riveting exploration of the world's most highly trained military units, from the ancient Spartans to modern-day US Navy SEALs, Ultimate Special Forces offers over 700 illustrations of equipment and techniques used by today's special forces-from intelligence-gathering methods to special vehicles and survival gear. In-depth accounts of the background, organization, and landmark operations of famous military units such as the US's Delta Force and Britain's SAS make this gripping and essential reading for both casual readers and military history enthusiasts.

- 750+ full-color photographs and specially commissioned illustrations
- Includes a special section on weapons used by today's Special Forces