2 edition of The Viet-Nam story found in the catalog.
The Viet-Nam story
H. J. M. Melaro
|Statement||by H. J. M. Melaro.|
|LC Classifications||PZ4.M51455 Vi, PS3563.E43 Vi|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 309 p.|
|Number of Pages||309|
|LC Control Number||68020489|
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PACO’S STORY. by Larry Heinemann, Heinemann’s second literary work, Paco’s Story, a biting tale of the Vietnam The Viet-Nam story book emotional aftermath, won the National Book Award for fiction. Heinemann bores into the mind of the book’s antihero, Paco Sullivan, as he struggles with his personal demons after duty in Vietnam left him severely.
The Giant Killer: The incredible true story of the smallest man to serve in the U.S. Military—Vietnam veteran Green Beret Captain Richard J. Flaherty - Silver Star, 2 Bronze Stars, & 2 Purple Hearts. A Story of Vietnam treats evenly all the periods and also gives equal importance to the culture and the arts as to the political or military events of Vietnam's past.
I call it a story and not a history, because I do not want my book to be the usual conventional textbook, overburdened with interminable academic, historical and bibliographic /5(27). 27 Of The Top Vietnam War Books in Fiction and Non-Fiction.
The book looks at the story of a family’s daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 's. It looks at the realistic challenges they faced whilst trying to rebuild a new life for themselves. At the heart of Bui’s story is a universal struggle: While adjusting to life as a first-time mother, she ultimately discovers what it means.
The Times review called it a “moving story” about the author’s “efforts to find solace through love and family.” ‘ Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam,’ by. All three were interviewed for Bowden's book. Carl Dileo. Army infantryman. Retired Trenton ironworker Carl Dileo, 69, was 18 when he was drafted in "I wanted to go to Vietnam.
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The report reviews sector achievements and challenges as. Ann-Margret’s Spontaneous Tribute to Vietnam Vets at a Book SigningTruth!. Summary of eRumor: A warm story about a Vietnam vet who wanted actress Ann-Margret to sign a snapshot he had taken of her when she once performed for troops in Vietnam.
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Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Melaro, H.J.M., Viet-Nam story. Willingboro, N.J., Alexia Press [, ©]. Trip to Vietnam I heard during my tour the difference between a fairy tale and a war story is that one starts with “Once upon a time” and the other with “This is no shit!” I’m not sure these were the exact words, but it hits a central truth, which will be central to you while you read my book.
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Before The Sympathizer won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, many readers didn’t know any authors or books written from the Vietnamese perspective. It’s a shame, because although there are many excellent books written by American authors about the conflict, they don’t give you an idea of how a Vietnamese person saw the books do.
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Lessons from the work. Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War is a novel by American author and decorated Marine Karl was first published by El Leon Literary Arts in (in small quantity) and re-issued (and slightly edited) as a major publication of Atlantic Monthly Press on Ma Marlantes is a graduate of Yale University and a Rhodes was also a highly decorated Marine who.
Perhaps the only decent thing to emerge from the Vietnam War is a body of literature unsurpassed by the writing that’s come out of any other war. Take World War II, for example. There is Catch, and Slaughterhouse Five, and these are classics to be sure. Beyond that, on the fiction front, we quickly traipse into forgettable territory.
The best histories of that war came from.In an article in the New York Times Magazine on Mareporter Sol Stern observed, "In Vietnam between andNegroes accounted for more than 20 percent of Army fatalities, even though they represented only percent of Army personnel in Vietnam" and even less in the general U.S.
population."Simply put, the statistics show that the Negro in the army was more likely than.