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6 edition of The Ghosts of Medak Pocket found in the catalog.

The Ghosts of Medak Pocket

The Story of Canada"s Secret War

by Carol Off

  • 164 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Random House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Current Events / International

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7698333M
    ISBN 100679312935
    ISBN 109780679312932

      Author Topic: Medak Pocket (info, documentaries, etc. - merged) (Read times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. rayvermette. Guest; 0; Rate Post ; Posts: 4; Re: Looking for Photographer of Photo The Ghosts of Medak «Reply # on: Aug   In Medak Pocket, members of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry did exactly the job they were trained — and ordered — to do. The Ghosts of Medak Pocket - Part 3 - .

      Just finished "The Ghosts of Medak Pocket" by Carol Off (someone I have found occasionally annoying in her CBC role, but that's another story). She did a good job with this book, telling the story of Canadian Army (mostly PPCLI and militia) under fire in Croatia.   By Grey Carter ‘‘This is a Serbian Village, Slit All Throats!” – 9. September – 9. September – 26 years since the Medak pocket massacre. September 9. marks a sad anniversary of the massacre Croat forces committed in the villages and hamlets south and southeast from the town Gospić in Serbian Krajina, called Medak Pocket (Medački Džep) — a UN safe haven.

    One of Canada's leading investigative journalists, she has won numerous awards for her CBC television documentaries set in Africa, Asia, and Europe. She is the author of The Lion, the Fox and the Eagle and The Ghosts of Medak Pocket which won the DaFoe Book Prize.   March 1, , Books in Canada The Ghosts of Medak Pocket The Story of Canada's Secret War by Carol Off Random House Canada ISBN: The flyleaf of The Ghosts of the Medak Pocket tantalises: "Off introduces a group of Canadian soldiers who fought valiantly against the horrors of ethnic cleansing in the former Yugoslavia, and won.


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They had been dodging indirect fire ever since they moved into an area called the Medak Pocket, where they were guarding a ceasefire line between two hostile divisions of seasoned fighting forces: Serbs on one side and Croats on the other. Excerpted from The Ghosts of Medak Pocket: Books in Canada, March This information is.

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Dedicated to the soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Battle Group who served on Operation Harmony Rotation 2 as. InCanadian peacekeepers in Croatia were plunged into the most significant fighting Canada had seen since the Korean War.

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Off has also written books on the Canadian military, including The Lion, the Fox, and the Eagle () and The Ghosts of Medak Pocket: the Story of Canada's Secret War (, ISBN ).

Inshe released Bitter Chocolate, a book about the corruption and human rights abuses associated with the cocoa industry. In time, the dark secrets of Medak’s horrors drove many of these soldiers to despair, to homelessness and even suicide.

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