• Ground Truth

  • 3 Para Return to Afghanistan
  • By: Patrick Bishop
  • Narrated by: Michael Tudor Barnes
  • Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 12-18-09
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.4 (5 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In April 2006 the elite 3 Para Battle Group was despatched to Helmand Province on a tour that has become a legend. All that summer the Paras were subjected to relentless attacks.
Two years later the Paras are back. The enemy has been forced to adopt new weaponry and tactics. But how much progress are we really making in the war against the insurgents? And is there an end in sight?
In this searing account of 3 Para's return, Patrick Bishop combines first-person accounts of front-line action with an unflinching look at the realities of our involvement in Afghanistan. Writing from a position of exclusive access alongside the Paras, he reveals the 'ground truth' of the mission our soldiers have been given.
©2009 Patrick Bishop (P)2009 Soundings
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Critic Reviews

"A brilliant real-life Boy's Own adventure." ( Guardian)
"Readable and enthralling." ( Telegraph)
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5 out of 5 stars
By Jennifer Berry on 05-18-18

ruperts

told like only a Rupert can. love it that the decision. makers at al are writing books on Afghan

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3 out of 5 stars
By Mrs on 09-02-16

Not as good at the first book.

Read very poorly. The reader ruins the book with poorly pronounced wording. Such a shame

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