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Not a Gentleman's War: An Inside View of Junior Officers in the Vietnam War
Not a Gentleman's War: An Inside View of Junior Officers in the Vietnam War
by Ron Milam
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Debunking the view of the junior officer typified by Lt. William Calley of My Lai infamy, Milam, a combat veteran of the Vietnam War, demonstrates that most of the lieutenants who served in combat performed their duties well and effectively, serving with... (read more)

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Tet! : Turning Point in Vietnam War (01 Edition)
Tet! : Turning Point in Vietnam War (01 Edition)
by Don Oberdorfer
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Finalist for the 1971 National Book Award<P>In early 1968, Communist forces in Vietnam launched a surprise offensive that targeted nearly every city, town, and major military base throughout South Vietnam. For several hours, the U.S. embassy in... (read more)

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Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War
Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War
by Bruce Henderson
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In February 1966, U.S. Navy pilot Dieter Dengler was shot down over "neutral Laos." He crashed deep in territory controlled by North Vietnamese army regulars and the communist Pathet Lao, who would eventually capture him and hold him prisoner in a... (read more)

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Vietnam Medal of Honor Heroes
Vietnam Medal of Honor Heroes
by Edward F Murphy
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More than 100 compelling, true stories of personal heroism and valor- in a special expanded edition honoring courage in the face of war Here are dramatic accounts of the fearless actions that earned American soldiers in Vietnam our highest military... (read more)

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The M16A1 Rifle: Operation and Preventive Maintenance
The M16A1 Rifle: Operation and Preventive Maintenance
by Department Of The Army (cor)
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The U.S. Army teamed up with cartoonist and graphic artist Will Eisner to produce teaching tools for U.S. soldiers in a medium that they could easily understand. The M16A1 Rifle: Operation and Preventive Maintenance, first printed in 1969, features a... (read more)

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A Hundred Feet Over Hell: Flying with the Men of the 220th Recon Airplane Company Over I Corps and the DMZ, Vietnam 1968-1969
A Hundred Feet Over Hell: Flying with the Men of the 220th Recon Airplane Company Over I Corps and the DMZ, Vietnam 1968-1969
by Jim Hooper
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Forward air controllers in Vietnam were acknowledged as having perhaps the most dangerous aviation role of the war. Flying at speeds well below the top end of most family cars, they spent hours over hostile terrain in flimsy, propeller-driven Cessna O-1... (read more)

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Fighting in Vietnam: The Experience of the Us Soldier (Stackpole Military History)
Fighting in Vietnam: The Experience of the Us Soldier (Stackpole Military History)
by James Westheider
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Stories of the men and women who served during the Vietnam War in active combat or in support roles overseas and stateside Wide range of topics, including combat, life in camp, food, R&R, the draft, the antiwar movement, and more Based on primary sources... (read more)

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The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam
The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam
by Tom Bissell
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The Father of All Things is a riveting, haunting, and often hilarious account of a veteran and his sons journey through Vietnam. As his father recounts his experiences as a soldier, including a near fatal injury, Tom Bissell weaves a larger history of... (read more)

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Vietnam War Files (03 Edition)
Vietnam War Files (03 Edition)
by Kimball
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This behind-the-scenes look at the Nixon administration's attempts to find a way end American involvement in Vietnam while also protecting his political future and America's diplomatic credibility resolves controversies and debates that have surrounded... (read more)

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Blackjack-34
Blackjack-34
by James C. Donahue
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“Here we go, I said to myself as my system electrified with the familiar rush of adrenaline.”   On July 18, 1967, Staff Sergeant James Donahue and the men of Special Forces Detachment A-304 were on an operation; code-name Blackjack-34... (read more)

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Powerful and Brutal Weapons (07 Edition)
Powerful and Brutal Weapons (07 Edition)
by Randolph
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2008 Best Air Power History Book Award, Air Force Historical... (read more)

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Glory Denied: The Saga of Jim Thompson, America's Longest-Held Prisoner of War
Glory Denied: The Saga of Jim Thompson, America's Longest-Held Prisoner of War
by Tom Philpott
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An American tragedy reborn, "Glory Denied" is the extraordinary tale of Jim Thompson, who became the first American prisoner in Vietnam and, ultimately, the longest-held prisoner of war in American history. of photos.... (read more)

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Osprey Combat Aircraft #55: USAF F-4 Phantom II MIG Killers 1972-73
Osprey Combat Aircraft #55: USAF F-4 Phantom II MIG Killers 1972-73
by Peter E. Davies
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The F-4 Phantom II was the USAF workhorse fighter-bomber for the Linebacker campaign of the Vietnam War (1955-1975), which eventually saw US forces withdraw from Vietnam 'with honour' in 1973. This book covers the F-4 attacks on numerous targets in North... (read more)

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Warrior #161: Tunnel Rat in Vietnam
Warrior #161: Tunnel Rat in Vietnam
by Gordon L. Rottman
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In 1965, soon after the first US combat troops had arrived in Vietnam, it was realized that in some areas the Viet Cong had developed vast tunnel complexes in which to hide from the enemy. It was long known that such complexes existed, but it was not... (read more)

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Into Cambodia
Into Cambodia
by Keith William Nolan
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This is combat narrative at its best. Nolan has mastered the soldier's slang and weaves it expertly into the account...full of combat anecdotes detailing battlefield leadership successes and failures.--Military Review... (read more)

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Honor Bound: American Prisoners of War in Southeast Asia, 1961-1973
Honor Bound: American Prisoners of War in Southeast Asia, 1961-1973
by Stuart Rochester
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Two respected scholars offer a comprehensive, balanced, and authoritative account of what happened to the eight hundred Americans captured in Southeast Asia.... (read more)

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Con Thien: The Hill of Angels
Con Thien: The Hill of Angels
by James P. Coan
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A memoir/history of a much-beleaguered Marine outpost of the DMZ. Throughout much of 1967, a remote United States Marine firebase only two miles from the demilitarized zone (DMZ) captured the attention of the world’s media. That artillery-scarred... (read more)

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Advice and Support: The Early Years, 1941-1960
Advice and Support: The Early Years, 1941-1960
by Ronald H. Spector
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The present volume describes the activities of the U.S. Army in Vietnam during World War II, military advice and assistance to the French government during the immediate postwar years, and the advisory program that developed after the Geneva Agreements... (read more)

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Waiting for an Army to Die: The Tragedy of Agent Orange
Waiting for an Army to Die: The Tragedy of Agent Orange
by Fred A. Wilcox
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"I died in Vietnam, but I didnt even know it," said a young Vietnam vet on the Today Show one morning in 1978, shocking viewers across the country. Waiting for an Army to Die: The Tragedy of Agent Orange&#8212;the first book ever written on the... (read more)

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Vietnamese War: Revolution and Social Change in the Mekong Delta, 1930-1975 (07 Edition)
Vietnamese War: Revolution and Social Change in the Mekong Delta, 1930-1975 (07 Edition)
by David W. P. Elliott
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This is a substantially pared-down version of Elliot's original 1584-page study published in 2002 by M.E. Sharpe. Chiding his fellow historians for producing tome after tome of American-centric histories of the war in Vietnam, Elliot (government... (read more)

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