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America in Vietnam

A Documentary

by William A. Williams

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Published by Anchor .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7437796M
ISBN 100385192010
ISBN 109780385192019

Get this from a library! America in Vietnam. [Guenter Lewy] -- Chronicles American involvement in Vietnam, from the s through the s, documenting strategic and tactical failures and reviewing the charges made against the American conduct of the war. Jun 13,  · Powerful, intimate must-read account of the Vietnam War. Read Common Sense Media's Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam review, age rating, and parents guide.5/5.

Filmmaker Bill Couturie produced and directed a "documentary feature" based on the book Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam. The film was an instant hit. Nov 08,  · America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, by George Herring (). Now in its fourth updated edition, based on new declassified information, it's .

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Review written by Bernie Weisz, Historian, Vietnam War May 7, Pembroke pines, Florida USA E Mail: [email protected] Title of Review: Dewey Canyon: Remembered by the smells of sweat, human blood and gunpowder mixed in a unique way!, Mike Conroy's book, if available, which it sadly isn't, would tell America about the character of the enemy, 5/5(1). Aug 23,  · Brutal Battles of Vietnam: America’s Deadliest Days, is the VFW’s contribution to the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. This .


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America in Vietnam] will have a profound impact on all subsequent historical writing on Vietnam."--Lucian Pye, Massachusetts Institute of Technology "A splendid book, in many ways the best history of the war yet to appear."--The Economist "Superbly magny-notaires.com by: America’s wars have inspired some of the world’s best literature, and the Vietnam War is no exception.

The Vietnam War has left many legacies. Among the most positive is an abundance of top-notch books, many written by veterans of the conflict. These include winners of National Book Awards and Pulitzer Prizes, both fiction and nonfiction. Jul 13,  · Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam [Bernard Edelman] on magny-notaires.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

An overwhelmingly eloquent book of the purest and most simple writing on Vietnam. ―David Halberstam Nearly forty years after the official end of the Vietnam War/5(64).

Dec 13,  · Check out Long Daze at Long Binh the first truly funny book about the Vietnam War. Excellent reviews from Vietnam Veterans of America, magny-notaires.com, Midwest Book Review and magny-notaires.com, among others. VVA calls it “The best book about ‘Rear Echelon’ life in Vietnam during that time period nobody will top it any time soon, if.

Greene’s conclusion seems to be that America was a somewhat “innocent” nation that did not understand the people it was fighting with or against. Often America in Vietnam book as one of the best Vietnam war books, it is also one of the most recommended in Greene’s large body of work.

The Short-Timers by Gustav HasfordAuthor: America in Vietnam book Shapley. America In Vietnam book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Through a wide variety of documents—including newly opened presidential /5. original vintage united states navy ** rare vietnam ** cruise book for the aircraft carrier uss america cv around the world deployment published by the officer’s & crew as a permanent record of the ship during her deployment hard covered book measures 9" x 12" profusely illustrated pages with photos of the ship & crew Seller Rating: % positive.

Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam by Bernard Edelman, Editor (W.W. Norton & Co. )(). More than letters home from Vietnam era servicemen to family, friends, and others have been selected for publication in this volume about the most intimate thoughts of the soldiers who served in Vietnam/5.

Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam was compiled entirely from the avalanche of letters and poems received by the Commission for consideration to be included on the Memorial.

It was published by W. Norton & Company simultaneously with the dedication of the Memorial. The book, which simulates a tour of duty in Vietnam, offers context for the excerpts of the letters and poems selected for. Sep 15,  · ‘A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam,’ by Neil Sheehan.

The power of this book “lies in its anger” as it showcases the “confused or venal men in Washington and Author: Susan Ellingwood.

“If you want to read one book about Vietnam, read this one.” —New York Review of Books Drawing on years of experience teaching about the war, Larry H. Addington presents a short, narrative history of the origins, course, and outcome of America’s military involvement in Vietnam.

America in Vietnam: America in Vietnam. John Guilmartin. Preface--The Fifteen-Year War Chapter One--Background to Armegeddon This edition published by Military Press, distributed by Outlet Book Company, Inc, a Random House Company, Park Avenue South, New York, New York Chapter Honors Gold Star Mothers.

October 20, The Vietnam Veterans of America Utica Chapter hosted a wreath-laying ceremony in honor of National Gold Star Mothers’ Day on Sept. 29 at the Gold Star Mothers’ Monument in Utica, N.Y. Welcome to “Books in Review II” This online feature complements “Books in Review,” which runs in The VVA Veteran, the national magazine of Vietnam Veterans of America.

This site contains book reviews by several contributors, while other reviews appear in each issue of The VVA Veteran. Our goal is to review every newly published book of fiction, non-fiction and poetry that deals with. ☆ uss america cva vietnam war deployment cruise book year log - navy ☆ - $ original vintage united states navy ** extremely rare ** cruise book for the aircraft carrier uss america cva vietnam westpac deployment april to december 16, published by the officer’s & crew as a permanent record of the ship during her vietnam deployment Thank you for visiting The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration website.

Across the Nation, a generation of warriors and their families are being publicly thanked and honored for their service and sacrifice by friends and neighbors during ceremonies hosted by thousands of our dedicated Commemorative Partners. Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam is a book by the Cornell University historian Fredrik Logevall, which won the Pulitzer Prize for History.

It also won the inaugural American Library in Paris Book Award and the Arthur Ross Book Award and was a runner-up for the Cundill magny-notaires.com: Fredrik Logevall.

May 01,  · Dear America: Letters home from Vietnam was truly one of the best books I have ever read. It not only conveyed stories and emotions but it actually makes the reader feel them as well and puts you in the soldiers shoes which is more than I ever expected to get from this book.5/5(10).

Brutal Battles of Vietnam: America’s Deadliest Days, is VFW’s contribution to the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. This page book covering some military actions is an outgrowth of VFW’s award-winning magazine series called Vietnam’s Deadliest Battles. LibraryThing Review User Review - gregdehler - LibraryThing.

Written in the late s, America in Vietnam is a positive account of a controversial war that the author believes was a worthy cause/5(2). Mar 27,  · America’s involvement in Vietnam, that was to lead to a full-scale military attack on North Vietnam, was all part of the Cold War scenario that had enveloped world politics.

In the ’s, John Foster Dulles, US Secretary of State, had formulated the Domino Theory. This stated that if one country fell to communism, then its neighbour would and then the neighbour to this country.Dec 27,  · In his short book “In That Time,” Daniel H.

Weiss sensitively recounts O’Donnell’s truncated life and assesses the war that so traumatized America (and devastated Vietnam) a .Vietnam Veterans of America, Silver Spring, Maryland.likes · 4, talking about this · were here.

Founding Principle: "Never again will one /5().