By Mike Hoare
In Congo Mercenary, Mike Hoare tells the genuine tale of his resolute band of mercenaries throughout the Congo struggle. In attention-grabbing aspect, Hoare describes how the mercenaries have been recruited and educated, after which recounts their adventures via 4 strive against campaigns over an 18-month interval in which they liberated Stanleyville, fought rebels within the hinterland, freed hundreds of thousands of ecu hostages and restored legislations and order to the Congo.
Originally released in 1967, and now together with a brand new foreword through Mike Hoare, Congo Mercenary is a well-written and traditionally vital account of 1 of the main brutal rebellions in Africa, in addition to a correct and gritty depiction of the mercenary life.
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