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US Helicopter Pilot in Vietnam
US Helicopter Pilot in Vietnam
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Steve Noon
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ISBN: 9781846032295
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US Helicopter Pilot in Vietnam

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2008
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One of the most enduring and vivid images of Vietnam is the helicopter. There is little doubt that the helicopter revolutionized warfare and how the war in Vietnam (1955-1975) was fought. Helicopters lifted troops, supplies, material, equipment, and vehicles. They conducted visual reconnaissance, command and control, medical evacuation, artillery spotting, fire... Read more >
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The Eaves of Heaven
The Eaves of Heaven
Written by Andrew X. Pham
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ISBN: 9780307409348
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The Eaves of Heaven
A Life in Three Wars
Written by Andrew X. Pham


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On Sale: June 3, 2008
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From Andrew X. Pham, the award-winning author of Catfish and Mandala, a son’s searing memoir of his Vietnamese father’s experiences over the course of three wars.

The Philadelphia Inquirer hailed Andrew Pham’s debut, Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam, for evoking “the full sadness of... Read more >
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War Lessons
War Lessons
Written by John Merson
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War Lessons
How I Fought to Be a Hero and Learned That War Is Terror
Written by John Merson


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2008
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Military memoirs abound, but few prove to be trustworthy accounts free of spin, bravura, or military glitter. John Merson’s War Lessons takes a rare reflective approach to this pressing issue of our time. In vivid, unadorned prose, he interweaves his own experiences in war with thoughtful assessments of how to prevent... Read more >
13 Cent Killers
13 Cent Killers
Written by John Culbertson
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ISBN: 9780307414335
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13 Cent Killers
The 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam
Written by John Culbertson


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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“It’s not easy to stay alive with a $1,000 bounty on your head.”

In 1967, a bullet cost thirteen cents, and no one gave Uncle Sam a bigger bang for his buck than the 5th Marine Regiment Sniper Platoon. So feared were these lethal marksmen that the Viet Cong offered huge... Read more >
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Battle for the Central Highlands
Battle for the Central Highlands
Written by George Dooley
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ISBN: 9780307414632
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Battle for the Central Highlands
A Special Forces Story
Written by George Dooley


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS--WHERE DANGER REIGNED SUPREME AND DEATH WAS A CONSTANT COMPANION

The fighting was fierce in the Central Highlands where Green Beret George Dooley served with elite Special Forces A-teams, training the rugged Montagnards in guerrilla warfare and accompanying them on patrols. The Viet Cong and NVA were entrenched in the... Read more >
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Bury Us Upside Down
Bury Us Upside Down
Written by Rick Newman and Don Shepperd
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ISBN: 9780307414700
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Bury Us Upside Down
The Misty Pilots and the Secret Battle for the Ho Chi Minh Trail
Written by Rick Newman and Don Shepperd


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

They had the most dangerous job n the Air Force. Now Bury Us Upside Down reveals the never-before-told story of the Vietnam War’s top-secret jet-fighter outfit–an all-volunteer unit composed of truly extraordinary men who flew missions from which heroes are made.

In today’s wars, computers, targeting pods, lasers, and precision-guided bombs help... Read more >
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City Fights
City Fights
Written by John Antal
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ISBN: 9780307414762
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City Fights
Selected Histories of Urban Combat from World War II to Vietnam
Written by John Antal


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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CITY FIGHTS
Selected Histories of Urban Combat from World War II to Vietnam

Edited by Colonel John Antal and Maj. Bradley Gericke


“Urban terrain will likely be the predominant battlefield of future wars.”

As September 11 and Somalia proved, hostile forces are now engaging America differently, avoiding open combat with our enormous military, striking at... Read more >
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Down South
Down South
Written by William Hardwick
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ISBN: 9780307415080
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Down South
One Tour in Vietnam
Written by William Hardwick


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

“I was always happy to see first light.
By first light it was over . . . for a while.”
–from Down South

There were a lot of ways to get killed in Vietnam. You could get “zapped,” “dinged,” “burned,” “popped,” “smoked,” or “wasted.” Marine 2nd Lt. William H. Hardwick was familiar with all... Read more >
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Gone Native
Gone Native
Written by Alan Cornett
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ISBN: 9780307415332
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Gone Native
An NCO's Story
Written by Alan Cornett


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

On his first combat assignment, Cornett accompanied the Vietnamese Rangers on a search-and-destroy mission near Khe Sang. There he gained entree into a culture that he would ultimately respect greatly and admire deeply. Cornett's most challenging military duty began when he joined the Phoenix Program. As part of AK squad, he... Read more >
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The Hill Fights
The Hill Fights
Written by Edward F. Murphy
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ISBN: 9780307417121
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The Hill Fights
The First Battle of Khe Sanh
Written by Edward F. Murphy


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

While the seventy-seven-day siege of Khe Sanh in early 1968 remains one of the most highly publicized clashes of the Vietnam War, scant attention has been paid to the first battle of Khe Sanh, also known as “the Hill Fights.” Although this harrowing combat in the spring of 1967 provided a... Read more >
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Letters from Vietnam
Letters from Vietnam
Written by Bill Adler
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ISBN: 9780307415837
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Letters from Vietnam
Voices of War
Written by Bill Adler


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

“No heroes, everyone did their part, and everyone was scared to death.”

They are the words of soldier Mark W. Harms in 1968, summing up his combat experience during the Vietnam War. His stunning letter home is just one of hundreds featured in this unforgettable collection, Letters from Vietnam. In these affecting... Read more >
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A Life in a Year
A Life in a Year
Written by James Ebert
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ISBN: 9780307414403
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A Life in a Year
The American Infantryman in Vietnam
Written by James Ebert


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

This provocative in-depth book focuses on the experiences of the infantry soldier in Vietnam. More than 60 Army and Marine Corps infantrymen speak of their experiences during their year-long tours of duty.


From the Paperback edition. Read more >
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LRRP Company Command
LRRP Company Command
Written by Kregg P. Jorgenson
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ISBN: 9780307415929
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LRRP Company Command
The Cav's LRP/Rangers in Vietnam, 1968-1969
Written by Kregg P. Jorgenson


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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A book about fine leadership in combat, LRRP Company Command focuses on Captain George Paccerelli as he molds the men of the Air Cav's LRRP company into a successful reconnaissance unit. Jorgenson spent 7 years in the Army; three as an infantryman and four as a journalist. After surviving a number... Read more >
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Masters of the Art
Masters of the Art
Written by Ronald Winter
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ISBN: 9780307415981
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Masters of the Art
A Fighting Marine's Memoir of Vietnam
Written by Ronald Winter


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

No punches are pulled in this gripping account of Vietnam combat through the eyes of a highly decorated Marine helicopter crewman and door gunner with more than three hundred missions under his belt.


In 1968, U.S. Marine Ronald Winter flew some of the toughest missions of the Vietnam War, from the DMZ... Read more >
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Medic!
Medic!
Written by Ben Sherman
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ISBN: 9780307416018
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Medic!
The Story of a Conscientious Objector in the Vietnam War
Written by Ben Sherman


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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A conscientious objector who served as a medic during the Vietnam War offers an unflinching, compelling account of his experiences on the battlefield, describing his work with the injured and dying in the heart of combat. Read more >
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Mekong First Light
Mekong First Light
Written by Joseph W. Callaway, Jr.
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ISBN: 9780307416032
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Mekong First Light
An Infantry Platoon Leader in Vietnam
Written by Joseph W. Callaway, Jr.


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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“Before we got to Vietnam, the troops all thought you would be the first lieutenant killed, and in the end, you were the only one left. We were all wrong. You were the best.”
—Sgt. Lonnie “Tallman” Caldwell

December, 1966: Platoon leader Lt. Joseph Callaway had just turned twenty-three when he arrived in... Read more >
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Phantom Warriors: Book 2
Phantom Warriors: Book 2
Written by Gary Linderer
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ISBN: 9780307416377
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Phantom Warriors: Book 2
More Extraordinary True Combat Stories from LRRPS, LRPS, and Rangers in Vietnam
Written by Gary Linderer


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

MORE GRIPPING, NO-HOLDS-BARRED LRRP ACCOUNTS
FROM THE FRONT LINES

During the Vietnam War, few combat operations were more dangerous than LRRP/Ranger missions. Vastly outnumbered, the patrols faced overwhelming odds as they fought to carry out their missions, from gathering intelligence, acting as hunter/killer teams, or engaging in infamous “Parakeet” flights– actions in which... Read more >
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Platoon Leader
Platoon Leader
Written by James R. McDonough
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ISBN: 9780307416384
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Platoon Leader
A Memoir of Command in Combat
Written by James R. McDonough


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

A remarkable memoir of small-unit leadership and the coming of age of a young soldier in combat in Vietnam.'

"Using a lean style and a sense of pacing drawn from the tautest of novels, McDonough has produced a gripping account of his first command, a U.S. platoon taking part in the 'strategic... Read more >
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A Ranger Born
A Ranger Born
Written by Robert W. Black
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ISBN: 9780307414434
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A Ranger Born
A Memoir of Combat and Valor from Korea to Vietnam
Written by Robert W. Black


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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Even as a boy growing up amid the green hills of rural Pennsylvania, Robert W. Black knew he was destined to become a Ranger. With their three-hundred-year history of peerless courage and independence of spirit, Rangers are a uniquely American brand of soldier, one foot in the military, one in the... Read more >
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Ripcord
Ripcord
Written by Keith Nolan
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ISBN: 9780307416551
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Ripcord
Screaming Eagles Under Siege, Vietnam 1970
Written by Keith Nolan


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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On April 10, 1970, Hill 927 was occupied by troopers of the Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Division. By July, the activities of the artillery and infantry of Ripcord had caught the attention of the NVA (North Vietnamese Army) and a long and deadly siege ensued. Ripcord was the Screaming... Read more >
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The Rise and Fall of an American Army
The Rise and Fall of an American Army
Written by Shelby L. Stanton
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ISBN: 9780307417343
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The Rise and Fall of an American Army
U.S. Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1963-1973
Written by Shelby L. Stanton


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

“THE MEN WHO SACRIFICED FOR THEIR COUNTRY ARE RIGHTFULLY HERALDED . . . This is an honest book–one well worth reading. . . . Stanton has laid his claim to the historian’s ranks by providing his reader with well-documented, interpretive assessments.”
Parameters


The Vietnam War remains deep in the nation’s consciousness. It is... Read more >
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Semper Fi: Vietnam
Semper Fi: Vietnam
Written by Edward F. Murphy
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ISBN: 9780307416612
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Semper Fi: Vietnam
From Da Nang to the DMZ, Marine Corps Campaigns, 1965-1975
Written by Edward F. Murphy


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

From their early days in 1965 when the order of the day was to drive the insurgent Viet Cong from the villages around Da Nang to the final, dramatic evacuation of Saigon ten years later, Semper Fi—Vietnam relates the whole gutsy, glorious saga of the Marines in Vietnam in stark, riveting... Read more >
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A Sense of Duty
A Sense of Duty
Written by Quang Pham
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ISBN: 9780307414458
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A Sense of Duty
My Father, My American Journey
Written by Quang Pham


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

A memoir by a former Vietnamese refugee who became a U.S. Marine, Quang Pham’s A Sense of Duty is an affecting story of fate, hope, and the aftermath of the most divisive war the United States has ever fought. This heartfelt salute to the spirit of America is also the account of the... Read more >
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Soul Patrol
Soul Patrol
Written by Ed Emanuel
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ISBN: 9780307416711
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Soul Patrol

Written by Ed Emanuel


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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LRRPs had to be the best.
Anything less meant certain death.


When Ed Emanuel was handpicked for the first African American special operations LRRP team in Vietnam, he knew his six-man team couldn’t have asked for a tougher proving ground than Cu Chi in the summer of 196868. Home to the largest Viet... Read more >
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War Paint
War Paint
Written by Bill Goshen
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ISBN: 9780307417671
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War Paint
The 1st Infantry Division's LRP/Ranger Company in Fierce Combat in Vietnam
Written by Bill Goshen


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

The men who served with in the 1st Infantry Division with F company, 52nd Infantry, (LRP) later redesignated as Company I, 75th Infantry (Ranger) --engaged in some of the fiercest, bloodiest fighting during the Vietnam War, suffering a greater relative aggregate of casualties that any other LRRP/LRP/ Ranger company. Their base... Read more >
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