Immediate Action has ratings and 62 reviews. Supratim said: I have always been fascinated by the various Special Forces. I had heard about Andy McN. Published after Bravo Two Zero, in IMMEDIATE ACTION McNab takes us back to his early life. He starts, albeit briefly, with being raised by his. Steven Billy Mitchell, CBE, DCM, MM (born 28 December ), usually known by the . Immediate Action, McNab’s autobiography, spent 18 weeks at the top of the best-seller lists following the lifting of an ex-parte injunction granted to the.

Author: Godal Maukus
Country: Russian Federation
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 19 September 2004
Pages: 210
PDF File Size: 8.69 Mb
ePub File Size: 7.88 Mb
ISBN: 994-7-44085-730-1
Downloads: 89898
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mokinos

After his work on the Miramax film HeatMiramax acquired the film rights to the first four of McNab’s novels, and Echelon is currently [ when? His actions behind the lines in the Gulf War made him a hero.

No trivia or quizzes yet.


The Real Bravo Two Zero. Good part on selection for the sas, on which our american Delta force is based.

There was a huge amount of ritual involved; the animal was treated with immense respect before it was killed, in accordance with Islam. As realistic an account of real life pre his selection for the SAS as you’re ever likely to get in an autobiography, every word making you realise the day to day existence of someone brought up in the 60s and 70s in Britain.

What Andy McNab has to say is so explosive that the British government tried to stop him. In short he has tried to give a complete picture of the SAS. Found abandoned on the steps of Guy’s Hospital in Southwark in a Harrods shopping bag, he was brought up in Peckhamwith his adoptive family.

This page was last edited on 18 Novemberat Oct 17, Brunhilde rated it it was ok Shelves: His actions behind the lines in the Gulf War made him a hero. McNab racconta il tutto in imediate molto interessante, senza spacconerie e con una certa ironia. In McNab’s mcnb matter of fact style he relates how, as a juvenile delinquent, he decided he had a choice between jail and a nothing much of a life, and the Army.


Sep 10, Kevin rated it liked it Shelves: Good story telling in a no nonsense kind of way. Three of the eight were killed, and four captured including McNab after three days on the run; one member, Chris Ryanescaped. This is a memoir that shows that even the author can find it difficult to find any immeditae features about themselves! Mar 07, Samuel Barwick rated it it was amazing Shelves: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Volete azione in ogni pagina del libro?

Immediate Action

Which year a section occurs in is rarely revealed, even, and some back-and-forth is played with sequence. He was posted to Kent for his basic training, and boxed for his regimental team. I can imagine many reasons why he might have refrained, but I wish he hadn’t.

Retrieved 6 November Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The patrol was dropped into Iraq on 22 Januarybut was soon compromised, following which it attempted an escape on foot towards Syriathe closest coalition country.

If this is incoherent, then you’re getting a good feel for the novel itself. In andhe returned to Armagh as a newly promoted Lance Corporaland claimed to have killed for the first time during a fire-fight with the Provisional Irish Republican Army. After mvnab training, he was posted to the Rifle Depot in Winchester.

I was acction year-old soldier in KeadySouth Armagh, and my patrol stumbled across six IRA soldiers, preparing for an ambush. In Northern Ireland, he spent two years working as an undercover operator with 14 Intelligence Companygoing on to become an instructor.

During the Gulf War he commanded Bravo Two Zero, a patrol that, in the words of his commanding officer, ‘will remain in regimental history for ever’. Celebrity Hijack on 13 January Most of the time, being a special forces soldier means hanging around a lot, either at base or in the field, and that kind of frustration and boredom comes across well too.


I was expecting a small section on his mission in Iraq but it was not there.

Immediate Action by Andy McNab | : Books

He appears to show some consideration when, eventually, he becomes a trainer of new recruits – but his motive remains his own welfare, caring only about how well the recruits turn out reflects upon him. Although it’s a lengthy book, this is inevitably a fast read due to the acttion of detailed action it contains. McNab provides a good account of the training involved anry becoming a Regiment member and the wide variety of missions they can be tasked with.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of For the first time, he reveals the shocking details of their training—physically severe, mentally grueling, and sometimes deadly.

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. For those who have read the review till this far, you would know all this comes from someone neck deep in interest of warfare of the covert kind. Trivia About Immediate Action.

Customers who bought this item also bought. Iimmediate was also the technical advisor on the crime film Dirty. Nov 28, Occhi Aperti rated it liked it. Monday, October 1, – 3: May 05, Pete rated it liked it Shelves: Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase.