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Rusty Firmin, Nigel McCrery Go! Go! Go!
The dramatic inside story of the Iranian Embassy seige Thirty years on, for the very first time, this is the complete story of the celebrated storming by the SAS of the Iranian Embassy in 1980. Rusty Firmin, commander of the assault team, is uniquely placed to give the most accurate account to date of everything that went on behind the scenes before the attack, and then what happened during the mission. For fifteen minutes, the saving of many lives depended on the training, will and courage of a small band of men. Nigel McCrery created Silent Witness and is the author of six Silent Witness books. He has won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for crime fiction.
Memoir, History Cased/Trade Paperback (export only) April £18.99/£12.99 320pp 234 x 153mm 24pp b/w illustrations 978 0 297 84562 1/978 0 297 85539 2 Markets: World USA, Translation & Serial: W&N
Michael Holding No Holding Back
Autobiography of West Indies fast-bowling legend turned television pundit Michael Holding As one of the fastest bowlers the world has seen, Michael Holding went by the haunting description ‘Whispering Death’, earned because he advanced to the bowling crease with stealth-like malevolence. As a commentator, Holding has delivered his views on cricket in the same manner that he played the game. No Holding Back charts his effortless transition from one of the great players to one of the great pundits. Michael Holding was born in Jamaica in 1952. One of the most admired cricketers in the modern game, he is now a respected TV pundit.
Biography, Sport Cased/Trade Paperback (export only) April £18.99/£12.99 272pp 234 x 153mm 16pp illustrations 978 0 297 85935 2/978 0 297 85936 9 Markets: World USA, Translation & Serial: W&N