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Executive Outcomes

Eeben Barlow

Executive Outcomes

against all odds

by Eeben Barlow

  • 185 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Galago Books in Alberton, South Africa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mercenary troops -- Africa

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 533-535) and index.

    StatementEeben Barlow.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA855 .B37 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination552 p., 32 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages552
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16473955M
    ISBN 101919854193
    ISBN 109781919854199
    LC Control Number2007492023

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This book is an incredible account of the role Executive Outcomes played in Africa in the late 80's. After reading the account from a soldier on the ground (Four Ball, One Tracer: Commanding Executive Outcomes in Angola and Sierra Leone), seeing these events from the perspective of the CEO added quite a bit of depth to the entirety of what was going on/5(13).

Executive Outcomes: Against All Odds. The model on which all private military companies in Iraq and Afghanistan are based, Executive Outcomes was founded by the author to train other special forces in intelligence skills and provide security cover in dangerous situations to the commercial sector/5.

"Executive Outcomes: Against All Odds" is primarily an account of the iconic South African private military company (PMC) Executive Outcomes that operated in Africa in the s by its founder Eeben Barlow, a veteran of South African Defense Force's (SADF) 32 Battalion Reconnaissance Wing, South Africa's Military Intelligence, and the controversial and secretive Civil Co-operation Bureau (CCB)/5(12).

During the years that it was active, the men of Executive Outcomes saved many thousands of lives. In this revised edition, the author presents a no-holds-barred account of the company’s activities and the numerous threats it had to deal with, including attempts to assassinate its founder and chairman.

Based on the true story of the world's most famous mercenaries, Executive Outcomes tells the story of men who came to Sierra Leone to recapture diamond mines - but ended up preventing a genocide.

A story of bad men doing good things.4/5. By then the company was infamous and Barlow a pariah, as he sourly notes in Executive Outcomes – Against All Odds, the book here under review. It is a lengthy tome, weighing in at over pages, but a rewarding and easy read for Barlow gives a good description of his company`s operations in Angola, Sierra Leone, Uganda and Indonesia.

Executive Outcomes book - Against All Odds, by Eeben Barlow, a former lieutenant-colonel in the Permanent Force of the South African Defence Force. Well as most self respecting members will know full well - the Executive Outcomes book (EO for short) is based on a true story about a group of mercenaries that were hired to take back diamond mines in Sierra Leone but ended up preventing a genocide.

13 April The book ‘Executive Outcomes: Against all Odds’ was finally signed off this morning and is due to go to print. Revising and updating the book was a bumpy and at times, a painful journey.

However, a great editor and an understanding publisher made it easier to finally reach the end of the road. Executive Outcomes is still regarded as the gold standard by which similar companies are judged, and it is the only private military company that never failed in a contract or abandoned a client government.

During the years that it was active, the men of Executive Outcomes saved many thousands of ry: Books. Executive Outcomes is still regarded as the gold standard by which similar companies are judged, and it is the only private military company that never failed in a contract or abandoned a client government.

During the years that it was active, the men of Executive Outcomes saved many thousands of lives. The book ‘Executive Outcomes: Against all Odds’ was finally signed off this morning and is due to go to print.

Revising and updating the book was a bumpy and at times, a painful journey. However, a great editor and an understanding publisher made it.

I fear not enough people are likely to read Colonel Eeben Barlow’s book ‘Executive Outcomes: Against All Odds’, which offers a detailed account of his eventful life as a crack South African soldier, spy and covert operative, followed by his exploits as head of the potent private military company he created after leaving the military.

From onwards, ‘Executive Outcomes’(EO) would come to. Executive Outcomes: Against All Odds - Eeben Barlow (Revised Edition) R Executive Outcomes was already well known to several governments and private corporations before it exploded into controversy in after entering into a contract with Angola’s FAA to train a brigade-level force to decisively end their decades-old conflict with.

Executive Outcomes is the model on which all Private Military Companies (PMCs) operating in Iraq and Afghanistan are based.

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It is a story that cannot be told without including part of the founder, chairman, and author’s (Eeben Barlow) story. Executive Outcomes: Executive Orders was a Private Military Company founded by Eeben Barlow - formerly of the SADF. It specialised in countering insurgencies and invasions of areas of strategic importance such as mining areas.

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EXECUTIVE OUTCOMES: REVISITED AND REVISED My book, ‘Executive Outcomes: Against all Odds’ will undergo a revision, a re-edit and then be republished sometime later this year.

The book will also be updated with new material. The book was initially published by Galago. However, since Peter Stiff’s untimely passing, the rights to the book. This book is an incredible account of the role Executive Outcomes played in Africa in the late 80's. After reading the account from a soldier on the ground (Four Ball, One Tracer: Commanding Executive Outcomes in Angola and Sierra Leone), seeing these events from the perspective of the CEO added quite a bit of depth to the entirety of what 5/5(9).

Executive Outcomes: Rise and Fall by James Hooper A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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Posted Septem in Other Gear & Gadgets by Nathaniel F with Comments Tags: civil war, comic book, fiction, graphic novel, mercenaries, mercenary, sierra leone.Founded in South Africa in originally as a covert training force for special forces, Executive Outcomes ended up involved in several African conflicts before being officially dissolved in But today’s Your Weekend Read isn’t about the history of this private military company, but a graphic novel based on ground action that took.