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Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

US Special Forces in Vietnam created and trained the Civilian Irregular Defense Group, a large paramilitary organization designed to operate out of fortified camps in remote areas and protect the local population from Viet Cong incursions, whilst conducting border surveillance, raids and combat patrols in the local area. Their fortified camps... Read more >
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Inside the Crosshairs
Inside the Crosshairs
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833129
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Inside the Crosshairs
Snipers in Vietnam
Written by Col. Michael Lee Lanning


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2013
Price: $7.99

"The American sniper could be regarded as the greatest all-around rifleman the world has ever known. . . ."

At the start of the war in Vietnam, the United States had no snipers; by the end of the war, Marine and army precision marksmen had killed more than 10,000 NVA and VC... Read more >
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Call Sign Rustic
The Secret Air War over Cambodia, 1970-1973
Written by Richard Wood


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $19.95

President Richard Nixon could not keep American ground troops in Cambodia beyond June 1970 without authorization from Congress, which was not forthcoming. Not wanting to desert the anti-communist Lon Nol regime, he ordered top-secret, round-the-clock air support over Cambodia, and the Rustics were born.

Author Richard Wood flew as one of the... Read more >
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Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
Written by Andrew Wiest
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782001874
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Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
The Vietnam War Revisited
Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: Trade Paperback, 316 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

From the Colonial War with France in the 1940s and 50s, through to the final evacuation of Saigon and beyond, each chapter of Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land: The Vietnam War Revisited, focuses on a different aspect of the Vietnam War. The 15 chapters are written by a diverse set... Read more >
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Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
The Vietnam War Revisited
Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: eBook, 316 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $9.95

From the Introduction
In the end, then, the Vietnam War was a conflict of myriad complexities. It was a colonial war and a regional war. It was a total war and a limited war. It was a civil war, an insurgency and a conventional war - and indeed it varied from... Read more >
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Vietnam Infantry Tactics

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $14.95

Osprey's study of the evolving US, Viet Cong and NVA tactics at battalion level and below throughout the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Beginning with a description of the terrain, climate and the unique nature of operations in this theater of war, author Gordon Rottman, a Vietnam veteran himself, goes on to explain how unit... Read more >
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The Tunnels of Cu Chi
The Tunnels of Cu Chi
Written by Tom Mangold
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ISBN: 9780307833365
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The Tunnels of Cu Chi
A Harrowing Account of America's Tunnel Rats in the Underground Battlefields of Vietnam
Written by Tom Mangold


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2013
Price: $7.99

At the height of the Vietnam conflict, a complex system of secret underground tunnels sprawled from Cu Chi Province to the edge of Saigon. In these burrows, the Viet Cong cached their weapons, tended their wounded, and prepared to strike. They had only one enemy: U.S. soldiers small and wiry enough... Read more >
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Line Doggie: Foot Soldier in Vietnam
Line Doggie: Foot Soldier in Vietnam
Written by Charles Gadd
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829948
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Line Doggie: Foot Soldier in Vietnam

Written by Charles Gadd


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Charles Gadd served in Vietnam in late 1967 and 1968 and had experiences very similar to what most enlisted men endured. He describes the mud, blood, leeches, loss of friends, and low morale due to constant harassment by guerrillas. The author, a squad leader with the 101st Airborne, was wounded twice... Read more >
USAF McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
USAF McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780966083
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USAF McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $18.95

In many respects the most successful, versatile and widely-used combat aircraft of the post-war era the F-4 Phantom II was quickly adopted by the USAF after its spectacular US Navy introduction. It was so much better than any other USAF fighter at the time that Air Force generals were happy to... Read more >
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USAF McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

In many respects the most successful, versatile and widely-used combat aircraft of the post-war era the F-4 Phantom II was quickly adopted by the USAF after its spectacular US Navy introduction. It was so much better than any other USAF fighter at the time that Air Force generals were happy to... Read more >
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Vietnam: A View From the Front Lines
Vietnam: A View From the Front Lines
Written by Andrew Wiest
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849089722
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Vietnam: A View From the Front Lines

Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: Hardcover, 312 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $25.95

Vietnam: A View from the Frontline traces the American experience of Vietnam from the war's popular inception to its morale-crushing and bitter conclusion. Vietnam features a grunt's-eye view of the conflict - from the steaming rice paddies and swamps of the Mekong Delta, to the triple-canopy rainforest of the Central Highlands... Read more >
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Vietnam: A View From the Front Lines

Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $9.99

Tracing the American experience of the Vietnam War from its popular inception to its morale-crushing and bitter conclusion, Vietnam: A View from the Frontlines is a grunt's-eye view of the conflict - from the steaming rice paddies and swamps of the Mekong Delta, to the triple-canopy rainforest of the Central Highlands... Read more >
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Last Day in Vietnam (2nd edition)
Last Day in Vietnam (2nd edition)
Written by Will Eisner, Illustrated by Will Eisner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616551209
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Last Day in Vietnam (2nd edition)

Written by Will Eisner
Illustrated by Will Eisner


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $17.99

Released to coincide with Will Eisner Week—the annual celebration of Eisner’s life and work—Last Day in Vietnam is now available in a handsome new hardcover edition!

Last Day in Vietnam recounts the artist’s own experiences with soldiers engaged not only in the daily hostilities of war but also in larger, more personal... Read more >
US Army Long-Range Patrol Scout in Vietnam 1965-71

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

Osprey's survey of the Long-Range Patrol Scouts of the US Army during the Vietnam War (1955-1975). The Vietnamese knew the Long-Range Patrol Scouts as "the men with green faces," a reference to the camouflage paint that they used. Operating in patrols of four to six men these men were like ghosts... Read more >
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The US Army in the Vietnam War 1965-73

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

This book provides detailed information about how US Army units were organised and operated in America's longest war. Vietnam Special Forces veteran Gordon L Rottman examines the different types of infantry battalions and the units that supported them, their training and organisation down to platoon level. Aspects of the US Army's... Read more >
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The US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War
III Marine Amphibious Force 1965-75
Written by Ed Gilbert


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

This book covers the US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War, centring on the structure and function of the two Fleet Marine Force (FMF) divisions and the corps command level, III Marine Amphibious Force (III MAF). This detailed examination of III MAF explores its infantry, armor, artillery, aviation, service and engineer... Read more >
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USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Byron Hukee
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

USAF Skyraider units were originally tasked to serve as quasi-training units for the fledgling VNAF. Equipped only with the two-seat models of the Skyraider, American pilots were required to have VNAF ‘observers’ in the aircraft for every mission. Eventually, this arrangement was changed as enough Vietnamese pilots were trained to man... Read more >
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Father, Soldier, Son
Memoir of a Platoon Leader In Vietnam
Written by Nathaniel Tripp


Format: eBook, 261 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $14.95

"Father, Soldier, Son will stand as one of the finest soldier memoirs of the Vietnam War . . . If all that has been written about the war in Vietnam, in fiction and nonfiction, has made it a familiar story to some, Tripp overcomes cliché by individualizing every well-known fact." --... Read more >
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US Navy A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Burgess and Zip Rausa
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of the A-1 Skyraider Units' participation in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). Designed and built as a carrier-based attack aircraft in 1944, the A-1 reached frontline units too late to see combat in World War II (1939-1945). With the advent of jets in the late 1940s, the Skyraider was seen... Read more >
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B-57 Canberra Units of the Vietnam War

Written by T Bell
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of B-57 Canberra Units during the Veitnam War period (1955-1975). While not receiving as much publicity as the F-105 and F-4 fighter-bombers, which took the fight into the heart of North Vietnam, the B-57 Canberra was nevertheless the first jet-powered American attack aircraft committed to the conflict. It was... Read more >
USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War
USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War
Written by Byron Hukee, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960685
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USAF and VNAF A-1 Skyraider Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Byron Hukee
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

USAF Skyraider units were originally tasked to serve as quasi-training units for the fledgling VNAF. Equipped only with the two-seat models of the Skyraider, American pilots were required to have VNAF 'observers' in the aircraft for every mission. Eventually, this arrangement was changed as enough Vietnamese pilots were trained to man... Read more >
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Bloods
Bloods
Written by Wallace Terry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833587
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Bloods
Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History
Written by Wallace Terry


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $7.99

"Simply the most powerful and moving book that has emerged on this topic." UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL
The national bestseller that tells the truth of about Vietnam from the black soldiers' perspective. An oral history unlike any other, BLOODS features twenty black men who tell the story of how members of their race... Read more >
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The Military Half
The Military Half
Written by Jonathan Schell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807281
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The Military Half

Written by Jonathan Schell


Format: eBook, 212 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $15.99

In The Military Half, legendary Vietnam War reporter for The New Yorker Jonathan Schell details the devastating effects of American bombings and ground operations on the provinces of Quang Ngai and Quang Tin in South Vietnam.  Schell provides first-hand accounts of the bombing runs and how they contributed to the destruction of the two provinces, giving a... Read more >
A-6 Intruder Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Rick Morgan
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Designed in the years following the Korean War and then manufactured for over 30 years starting in 1960, the A-6 quickly became the most capable attack aircraft in the US Navy’s stable. The first squadron, VA-75, made its initial deployment directly into combat in south-east Asia in 1965, and, over the... Read more >
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US Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War
US Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087513
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US Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $22.95

Twenty-five US Marine Corps squadrons flew versions of the Phantom II and 11 of them used the aircraft in Southeast Asia from May 1965 through to early 1973. Although one deployment was from an aircraft carrier, and included a successful MiG engagement, most missions were flown from land bases at Da... Read more >
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