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A GUIDE TO THE WAR IN VIET NAM (VIETNAM)

By: Harrigan, Anthony

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Panther Publications, 1966


[x], 134p. Property stamp on front endpaper, cover corners lightly worn, endpapers have acid discoloration, 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. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 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


152p. Cover has light edge wear. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. 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


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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ENEMY CONTACT!: 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


[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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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)


[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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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


[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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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)


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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ORDINARY LIVES: PLATOON 1005 AND THE VIETNAM WAR

By: Ehrhart, W.D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press, 1999

Edition: (1st Edition)


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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PHASE LINE GREEN: THE BATTLE FOR HUE, 1968

By: Warr, Nicholas

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1987

Edition: First Edition


[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

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)


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 BRIDGE AT DONG HA

By: Miller, John Grider

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1989

Edition: First Edition


[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

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THE HILL FIGHTS: THE FIRST BATTLE OF KHE SANH

By: Murphy, Edward F.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Presidio Press; Ballantine Books, 2003

Edition: First Edition, Stated


[xx], 284p. 1st printing. Light brown spots on top page edges. "[E]xamines the earlier battles of Khe Sanh, known as "the Hill Fights," that began in 1966. Based on firsthand interviews with Marines who were there, Murphy traces the battles, their origins, and their aftermath." Includes bibliography. B&w maps and 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/2"x6-1/2") 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)


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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THE OLD MAN'S TRAIL

By: Campbell, Tom

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1995

Edition: First Edition


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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THE UNITED STATES IN VIETNAM

By: Kahin, George McTurnan & John W. Lewis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press, 1967

Edition: First Edition


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