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Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 30/04/2009
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Ed Macy is an elite pilot, one of the few men qualified to fly Apache helicopters, the world's deadliest fighting machines. This is his account of a fearless mission behind enemy lines in Afghanistan.

After a brutal accident forced him out of the Paras, Ed Macy refused to go down quietly. He bent every rule to sign up for the Army's gruelling Apache helicopter programme and was one of the handful to pass the nightmare selection process. Dispatched to Afghanistan's notorious Helmand Province in 2006, his squadron were on hand when a marine went MIA behind enemy lines - and they knew they were his only hope.

From the cockpit of the mighty Apache helicopter comes this incredible true story of a rescue mission so dangerous they said it couldn't be done, and of the man who dared to disagree.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007288175
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 295 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

`Puts you right in the cockpit with your finger on the trigger. A truly awesome read; and a climax that Hollywood couldn't invent.' Andy McNab

`Books like this remind you that soldiers truly are a breed apart.' Guardian

'An honest account of exceptional bravery.' Ross Kemp

'Macy is the real deal. Nobody could write that powerfully about combat, or emotionally about the men fighting with him, unless he has been at the gunship's controls. A fantastic, totally exhilarating rollercoaster read.' Sergeant Major Dan Mills, author of bestseller `Sniper One'

`"Apache" is at its heart a ground-busting infantry tale told from an entirely new perspective. By the time these gutsy Uglies land in an occupied Taliban fort to join the ground fight, there is no doubt that attack helicopter pilots are flying grunts. What happens next is extraordinary.' Owen West, author of `Sharkman Six'

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“Apache”

Amazing, One of the best books I have ever read. It gives a detailed look at the hardships which are faced by sodiers both on the ground and in the air and gives you a unique view of life in the apache cockpit. I... More

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2nd September 2009
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