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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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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
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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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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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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
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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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West Dickens Avenue
West Dickens Avenue
Written by John Corbett
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ISBN: 9780307417718
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West Dickens Avenue
A Marine at Khe Sanh
Written by John Corbett


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

In January 1968, John Corbett and his fellow leathernecks of the 26th Marine Regiment fortified a remote outpost at a place in South Vietnam called Khe Sanh. Within days of their arrival, twenty thousand North Vietnamese soldiers surrounded the base. What followed over the next seventy-seven days became one of the... Read more >
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The Magnificent Bastards
The Magnificent Bastards
Written by Keith Nolan
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ISBN: 9780891418610
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The Magnificent Bastards
The Joint Army-Marine Defense of Dong Ha, 1968
Written by Keith Nolan


Format: Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2007
Price: $7.99

On April 29, 1968, the North Vietnamese Army is spotted less than four miles from the U.S. Marines’ Dong Ha Combat Base. Intense fighting develops in nearby Dai Do as the 2d Battalion, 4th Marines, known as “the Magnificent Bastards,” struggles to eject NVA forces from this strategic position.

Yet the BLT... Read more >
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Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
Edited by Andrew Wiest
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ISBN: 9781846032165
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Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land
The Vietnam War Revisited
Edited by Andrew Wiest


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $21.95

From the Colonial War with France in the 1940s and 50s, through to the final evacuation of Saigon, each chapter of Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land focuses on a different aspect of the Vietnam War. The 15 chapters are written by a diverse set of expert authors including participants in... Read more >
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Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70
Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70
Written by Gordon Rottman
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ISBN: 9781846031397
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Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2007
Price: $23.95

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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Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
Written by Dang Thuy Tram
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ISBN: 9780307405531
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Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram
Written by Dang Thuy Tram


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $9.99

At the age of twenty-four, Dang Thuy Tram volunteered to serve as a doctor in a National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) battlefield hospital in the Quang Ngai Province. Two years later she was killed by American forces not far from where she worked. Written between 1968 and 1970, her diary speaks... Read more >
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Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
Written by Dang Thuy Tram, Read by Kim Mai Guest, Translated by Andrew X. Pham, Introduction by Frances Fitzgerald
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ISBN: 9780739354490
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Last Night I Dreamed of Peace
The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram
Written by Dang Thuy Tram
Read by Kim Mai Guest
Translated by Andrew X. Pham
Introduction by Frances Fitzgerald


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $14.00

At the age of twenty-four, Dang Thuy Tram volunteered to serve as a doctor in a National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) battlefield hospital in the Quang Ngai Province. Two years later she was killed by American forces not far from where she worked. Written between 1968 and 1970, her diary speaks... Read more >
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Dak To
Dak To
Written by Edward Murphy
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ISBN: 9780891419105
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Dak To
America's Sky Soldiers in South Vietnam's Central Highlands
Written by Edward Murphy


Format: Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2007
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The Best and the Brightest
The Best and the Brightest
Written by David Halberstam, Read by David Clennon
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The Best and the Brightest

Written by David Halberstam
Read by David Clennon


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $9.00

David Halberstam’s masterpiece, the defining history of the making of the Vietnam tragedy, with a new Foreword by Senator John McCain.

Using portraits of America’s flawed policy makers and accounts of the forces that drove them, The Best and the Brightest reckons magnificently with the most important abiding question of our country’s... Read more >
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Flashback
Flashback
Written by Penny Coleman
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ISBN: 9780807050415
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Flashback
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Suicide, and the Lessons of War
Written by Penny Coleman


Format: Trade Paperback, 238 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2007
Price: $22.00

With the recent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, once again America's men and women who have seen war close-up are suddenly expected to return seamlessly to civilian life. In Flashback, Penny Coleman tells the cautionary and timely story of posttraumatic stress disorder in the hope that we can sensitively assist those... Read more >
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Vietnam Airmobile Warfare Tactics
Vietnam Airmobile Warfare Tactics
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Adam Hook
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ISBN: 9781846031366
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Vietnam Airmobile Warfare Tactics

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $18.95

Osprey's study of airmobile tactics used in the Vietnam War (1955-1975). 

• With its first major use in battle during the Vietnam War, the helicopter ushered in a radically different way of fighting, despite its proven vulnerability to ground fire. Either delivering troops into hostile territory and removing them after the fighting... 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: 9780345465382
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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: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: February 27, 2007
Price: $16.95

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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Vietnam Firebases 1965-73
Vietnam Firebases 1965-73
Written by Randy E. M. Foster, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781846031038
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Vietnam Firebases 1965-73
American and Australian Forces
Written by Randy E. M. Foster
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $18.95

Impressive in terms of scale and structure, the Fire Support Base became a dominant element in ground maneuver during the Vietnam War. Initially a mobile base, it soon evolved into a semi-permanent and more sophisticated fortress as a result of enemy counterattacks and bombardments.

As a consequence, the majority of US and... Read more >
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Vietnam Riverine Craft 1962 - 75
Vietnam Riverine Craft 1962 - 75
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Hugh Johnson
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ISBN: 9781841769318
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Vietnam Riverine Craft 1962 - 75

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2006
Price: $17.95

The southernmost region of the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) encompassed the vast Mekong River Delta, and area covering 10,190 square miles. Three major rivers run through the Delta, the Song Hou Giang (aka Bassac) and the Song Mekong, which broke into three large rivers (Song My Tho, Ham Luong, and... Read more >
Blood Trails
Blood Trails
Written by Christopher Ronnau
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ISBN: 9780891418832
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Blood Trails
The Combat Diary of a Foot Soldier in Vietnam
Written by Christopher Ronnau


Format: Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2006
Price: $7.99

BAPTISM BY FIRE

Chris Ronnau volunteered for the Army and was sent to Vietnam in January 1967, armed with an M-14 rifle and American Express traveler’s checks. But the latter soon proved particularly pointless as the private first class found himself in the thick of two pivotal, fiercely fought Big Red One... Read more >
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Viet Cong and NVA Tunnels and Fortifications of the Vietnam War
Viet Cong and NVA Tunnels and Fortifications of the Vietnam War
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Lee Ray and Chris Taylor
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ISBN: 9781846030031
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Viet Cong and NVA Tunnels and Fortifications of the Vietnam War

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Lee Ray and Chris Taylor


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2006
Price: $18.95

Field fortifications and tunnel systems are typically thought of as defensive and active protective measures, but the VC/NVA also employed them offensively. It was common for extensive field works to be constructed to support assaults and sieges on US fire-support bases and remote camps. Their tactics reflected attempts to counter the... Read more >
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The US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War
The US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War
Written by Ed Gilbert
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ISBN: 9781841769875
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The US Marine Corps in the Vietnam War
III Marine Amphibious Force 1965-75
Written by Ed Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2006
Price: $25.95

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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Black Virgin Mountain
Black Virgin Mountain
Written by Larry Heinemann
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ISBN: 9781400076895
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Black Virgin Mountain
A Return to Vietnam
Written by Larry Heinemann


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $13.95

In 1967 Larry Heinemann was sent to Vietnam as an ordinary soldier. It was the most horrific year of his life, truly altering him—and his family—forever. In his powerful memoir, Heinemann returns to Vietnam, riding the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city and confronting the memories of his war... Read more >
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Father, Soldier, Son
Father, Soldier, Son
Written by Nathaniel Tripp
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ISBN: 9781586421083
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Father, Soldier, Son
Memoir of a Platoon Leader In Vietnam
Written by Nathaniel Tripp


Format: Trade Paperback, 261 pages
On Sale: April 18, 2006
Price: $14.95

Nathaniel Tripp grew up fatherless in a house full of women, and he arrived in Vietnam as a just-promoted second lieutenant in the summer of 1968 with no memory of a man’s example to guide and sustain him. The father missing from Tripp’s life had gone off to war as well... Read more >
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Flashback
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Suicide, and the Lessons of War
Written by Penny Coleman


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $22.00

With the recent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, once again America's men and women who have seen war close-up are suddenly expected to return seamlessly to civilian life. In Flashback, Penny Coleman tells the cautionary and timely story of posttraumatic stress disorder in the hope that we can sensitively assist those... Read more >
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The First Battle
The First Battle
Written by Otto Lehrack
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ISBN: 9780891418863
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The First Battle
Operation Starlite and the Beginning of the Blood Debt in Vietnam
Written by Otto Lehrack


Format: Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2006
Price: $6.99

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