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Shoot to Kill

From 2 Para to the SAS
Narrated by: Marston York
Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (69 ratings)
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Summary

Michael Asher served in Northern Ireland with the Paras at the height of the IRA campaigns of the 1970s. He witnessed the result of using highly motivated assault troops in 'peacekeeping operations'. His depiction of the strengths and weaknesses of the British Army's elite airborne forces comes from his personal experience of what it was like for ordinary soldiers. 

From the Paras to the SAS and then service with the Special Patrol Group in Northern Ireland, Michael Asher's military odyssey eventually led him to leave the forces for a new life in the Sudanese desert. This is a unique military memoir of a precocious and perceptive young man who joined the toughest army regiment in the world.

©1990 Michael Asher (P)2018 W. F. Howes Ltd

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Poor book that goes no where

Really poor book that dances around various parts of the writers life. The book starts well but ends up going no where.

Would not bother getting it as the title is miss leading and there are better books out there

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Sliver spoon crap!

I don't think I have ever listened to someone so far up their own arse and looking down at everyone around them.
Save your money and do t bother.

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  • 01-10-18

Great Narration

Well read story of his life. I found the last stage pretty depressing though. Excellent language, well written and interesting.

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enjoyed

enjoyed Michaels journey. I found this story motivational . and thankful for there sacrifices. thanks

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fight your own war. nobody elses.

good book. good look into sas selection and the troubles in Ireland. and the paras.

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Interesting insight into his life

A good enough recital of his life and the challenges elite soldiers face day to day. Just lacked a bit of a punch really. I enjoyed it but was always waiting for the exciting bit.

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Asher a man who will not admit to his acroistys

Asher committed hunderous acts of violence on innoicent people and has no remorse.igrewupin troubles andexperiancedit

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