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VIETNAM - WHY? AN AMERICAN LOOKS AT THE WAR

By: Bisignano, Flavio

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Torrance, California, Frank Publications: 1968

Seller ID: P5932


187p. Page edges have brown spots, on creases on spine. "The author made two trips to Vietnam: one as a merchant seaman, and one as a photographer-correspondent in search of answers...Bisignano went to Vietnam with an open mind, seeking answers to his questions. How he finally resolved those questions, and what he came up with in the way of answers, is the heart of this fascinating book." B&w photo plates. View more info

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VIETNAM - WHY? AN AMERICAN LOOKS AT THE WAR

By: Bisignano, Flavio

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Torrance, California, Frank Publications: 1968

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H10185


187p. Top of page edges have brown spots, jacket has a 1" tear on top back with smaller tears and chips to edges. The jacket states "The author made two trips to Vietnam: one as a merchant seaman, and one as a photographer-correspondent in search of answers...Bisignano went to Vietnam with an open mind, seeking answers to his questions. How he finally resolved those questions, and what he came up with in the way of answers, is the heart of this fascinating book.&... View more info

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IMPACT ZONE: THE BATTLE OF THE DMZ IN VIETNAM, 1967-1968

By: Brown, Jim

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, University of Alabama Press: 2004

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12276


[xiv], 277p. Light brown spots on top page edges. Marine First Lieutenant Jim Brown's describes his "intense battle experiences, including those at Khe Sanh and Con Thien, throughout his thirteen months of service on the DMZ" in 1967 and 1968, as well as "Brown's belief that the Vietnam War was mis-fought due to the unproductive political leadership of President Johnson and his administration." Includes glossary. B&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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RICE PADDY GRUNT: UNFADING MEMORIES OF THE VIETNAM GENERATION

By: Brown, John M.G.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Lake Bluff, Illinois, Regnery Books: 1986

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12266


356p. Light brown spots on top page edges, jacket has light page edges. Personal account of Brown's experiences in country during the Vietnam War. Includes bibliography. B&w maps and 4 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/8") View more info

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THE OLD MAN'S TRAIL

By: Campbell, Tom

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H12288


224p. 1st printing. Light brown spots on page edges, jacket has light wear to corners. Told through a elder NVA soldier, this first novel relates the tale of a "60-man NVA supply convoy on one of the Ho Chi Minh trails during the Vietnam War." Jacket design and drawing by Pamela Lewis Schnitter. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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MANY REASONS WHY: THE AMERICAN INVOLVEMENT IN VIETNAM

By: Charlton, Michael & Anthony Moncrieff

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Hill & Wang: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: H11850


[xvi], 250p. Jacket edges slightly worn. Those involved--George Ball, William Bundy, William Colby, Tran Van Don, Daniel Ellsberg, William Fulbright, Nguyen Cao Ky, Henry Cabot Lodge, Eugene McCarthy, Dean Rusk, Maxwell Taylor, and William Westmoreland among others--tell the American and South Vietnamese sides of the conflict. 2 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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ENEMY CONACT! A VIETNAM COMBAT ACTION STORY

By: Churchill, Kenneth W.; Based on an account of personal acts by his brother Steve L. Churchill during the war in South Vietnam

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Canton, Illinois, Self-published: 1982

Seller ID: H12289


[xii], 285p. Signed by Kenneth and Steve Churchill on title page. Spots on endpaper and jacket that has moisture stains on top front edge. Relates Steve Churchill's experiences as a Marine in 1968 during the Vietnam War. 5 leaves of b&w plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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ORDINARY LIVES: PLATOON 1005 AND THE VIETNAM WAR

By: Ehrhart, W.D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press: 1999

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12282


x, 334p. Brown spots on top page edges. Includes glossary. Traces the story of the men of Platoon 1005, who trained together on Parris Island, South Carolina during the summer of 1966, and their lives during the decades after. B&w photographs. (9-1/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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A GUIDE TO THE WAR IN VIET NAM (VIETNAM)

By: Harrigan, Anthony

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Panther Publications: 1966

Seller ID: H8012


[x], 134p. Property stamp on front endpaper, cover corners lightly worn, endpapers toned, front flap separated from rest of jacket along fold, rubbed jacket has a 2-1/2" tear along top of back spine fold that extends onto spine with smaller tears and chips to edges. Jacket design by Robert K. Brown. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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NAKED IN DA NANG: A FORWARD AIR CONTROLLER IN VIETNAM

By: Jackson, Mike & Tara Dixon-Engel; Foreword by Frank Borman

Price: $19.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Zenith Press: 2004

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12268


302p. Jacket has small tears to edges. Relates a year spent during the Vietnam War as a forward air controller tasked looking for the North Vietnamese Army (NVA) and often serving as bait for enemy fire to protect ground troops. Includes glossary. 8 leaves of color photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE UNITED STATES IN VIETNAM

By: Kahin, George McTurnan & John W. Lewis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H10521


xiv, 465p. 1st printing. Page edges brown, jacket lightly soiled. Includes bibliography. (8-1/4"x6") View more info

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WALK WITH ME: A VIETNAM EXPERIENCE

By: Kurth, Gerald F.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Leawood, Kansas, Leathers Publishing: 2000

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12272


xxii, 265p. Brown spots on page edges and inside jacket. B&w maps and photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/2") View more info

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PRESUMED DEAD

By: Lartéguy, Jean; Translated from the French by Leonard Mayhew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: H11280


[462p.] Embossed owner's stamp on half title page, brown spots on page edges and jacket, jacket spine sunned. Novel set during the 1970 invasion of Cambodia dealing with the investigation into the disappearance of 3 CBS journalists. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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PRESUMED DEAD

By: Lartéguy, Jean; Translated from the French by Leonard Mayhew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: H12281


[462p.] Light brown spots on top page edges, jacket spine sunned. Novel set during the 1970 invasion of Cambodia dealing with the investigation into the disappearance of 3 CBS journalists. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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THE BRIDGE AT DONG HA

By: Miller, John Grider

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H12283


[xiv], 186p. 1st printing. Signed by author on title page. Light brown spots to page edges. Relates in detail story of "Ripley at the bridge," when Marine John Ripley, in April 1972, destroyed a "strategic bridge and [stalled] a major North Vietnamese invasion of the south" from Ripley's point of view. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

THE MAGNIFICENT BASTARDS: THE JOINT ARMY-MARINE DEFENSE OF DONG HA, 1968

By: Nolan, Keith William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Novato, California, Presidio Press: 1994

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H12286


xii, 380p. Name and phone number on front endpaper, stain on back pastedown, cover corners worn, jacket corners worn with major stains only apparent on the inside. Includes bibliography and glossary. Describes efforts by the U.S. Marines, who patrolled the edge of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), during which they held their ground against the larger North Vietnamese Army (NVA) forces from infiltrating into South Vietnam. B&w illustrations. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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WELCOME TO VIETNAM, MACHO MAN: REFLECTIONS OF A KHE SANH VET

By: Spencer, Ernest

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Washington, DC], Corps Press: 1987

Seller ID: H12270


[xii], 179p. Brown spots on page edges and endpapers. Spencer's personal experiences serving as a commander fo a rifle company during the Vietnam War, written as an "attempt to explain to family and friends the war he had never discussed." Jacket design by Fietta. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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Code-Name Bright Light : The Untold Story of U. S. POW Rescue Efforts During the Vietnam War

By: Veith, George J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H5745


xx, 408p. 1st printing. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners slightly bumped, jacket has very light edge wear. Includes bibliographical notes and glossary. 4 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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PHASE LINE GREEN: THE BATTLE FOR HUE, 1968

By: Warr, Nicholas

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H12278


[xxviii], 235p. 1st printing. The month long battle for Hue was considered a tactical victory for the United States Marines during the Vietnam War. Here survivor Warr describes house-to-house fighting done ordered by officers who had no experience in guerilla combat and without air, naval, or artillery support, and of the Marines' devotion to their comrades despite or because of the situation. B&w maps and 3 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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ADVICE FOR CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTORS IN THE ARMED FORCES

By: Wittels, Mike

Price: $19.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CCCO: 1970

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: P3132


152p. Cover has light edge wear. (5"x4-1/4") View more info