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The Road to Kalamata

Written by: Mike Hoare
Narrated by: Mike Hoare
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Col. Mike Hoare describes how his 4 Commando supported Moise Tshombe's breakaway state of Katanga against both the UN forces, and the Baluba tribesmen who used poison arrows, pit traps, marijuana, spells, jungle drums...and even reorted to ritual torture and cannibalism.

©1989 Mike Hoare (P)2012 Mike Hoare

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"Mike the twentieth century's most famous mercenary soldier and, beleve it or not, the most literate, witty, touching writer on this dark and strange subject...." (Bill Guthrie, PhD and former executive editor at Soldier of Fortune magazine)

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  • 05-09-19


unfortunately Mike is dreary narrator
but with his knowledge and experience nobody can add the inside view.