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summary The Last Hot Battle of the Cold War: Decision at Cuito Cuanavale and the Battle for Angola, 1987–1988 108 Á [Reading] ➿ The Last Hot Battle of the Cold War: Decision at Cuito Cuanavale and the Battle for Angola, 1987–1988 By Peter Polack – EyltransfersB #10003 against Castros armed forces While South Africa was subject to an arms boycott since the Cuban and Angolan troops had the latest Soviet weapons But UNITA had its secret US supply line and the South Africans knew how to fight As a case study of ferocious fighting between East and West The Last Hot Battle of the Cold War unveils a remarkable episode in the endgame of the Cold Warone that is largely unknown Last Hot Battle of the ePUB #202 to the American publi. Far too many proof and typographical errorsGood and interesting story spoilt by info on unitspersonnel which would have been better dealt with in appendicesHaving this info within the body of the chapters interrupted the flow of the story Photo uality poor not surprising considering the conditions under which they were taken

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A Hot Battle of the eBook #242 fascinating chronicle of Hot Battle Kindle #208 the Cold War battle where US and Soviet weapons as well as Cuban and South African troops took part in the Angolan Civil War In the late s as America prepared to claim its victory in the Cold War over the Soviet Union a bloody war still raged in Southern Africa where proxy forces from both sides vied for control of Angola The socialist Angolan government stocked with Soviet weapons The Las. With hindsight I would not buy this book again Occasional first hand parts are very good but the book as a whole seems incomplete to me especially as there is only a very sketchy account of the climactic action Posits that most accounts are biased to the Saffa point of view which is fair enough but to me is rather too unuestioning of some of the accounts and opinions from the other side of the hill

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The Last Hot Battle of the Cold War Decision at Cuito Cuanavale and the Battle for Angola 1987–1988T PDF or had only to wipe out the resistance group UNITA secretly supplied by the United States in order to claim sovereignty But as Angolan forces gained the upper hand apartheid era South Africa stepped in to protect its own interests The white army crossing the border prompted the Angolans to call on their own foreign reinforcementsthe army of Communist Cuba Thus began the epic Battle of Cuito Cuanavale an odd match up of South African Boers Last Hot Battle PDFEPU. Hard going as the book is disjointed with little in the way of a clear narrative The author is obviously very familiar with his subject matter but he’s not taken those who aren’t into account; there are no maps and the photos are thrown in without building a clear picture I agree with other reviews that the list of units and persons would be far better as annexesI’ve nearly finished reading it but it’s a slog and it’s only because I’m stubborn that I haven’t given up on itUpdate I gave up