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Among the best books ever written about men in combat, tells the story of the platoon of Delta One-six, capturing what it meant to face lethal danger, to follow orders, and to search for the conviction and then the hope that this war was worth the sacrifice. The book includes a new chapter on what happened to the platoon members when they came home.

Synopsis:

"The best damned book from the point of view of the infantrymen who fought there."--

About the Author

Frederick Downs Jr. received four Purple Hearts, the Bronze Star with Valor, and the Silver Star for his service in the Vietnam War. He lives in Fort Washington, Maryland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393310894
Author:
Downs, Frederick
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military - Vietnam War
Subject:
Vietnamese conflict, 1961-1975
Subject:
Personal narratives
Subject:
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American.
Subject:
Vietnamese Conflict, 19
Subject:
Downs, Frederick
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 93-2
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8 x 6 in

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