Books tagged: saigon

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Confession of a CIA Interrogator
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is a nonfiction story covering 2 1/2 years of a CIA Contract Agent in Vietnam. The CIA developed a system to give the US Army time to leave Vietnam in a controlled military disengagement. This plan was so secret that no name was given to it. See how a CIA Contract Agent helped helped Bill Colby's CIA give the US Army time to save themselves.
Straw Hats and Bicycles travels in Vietnam and Cambodia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Straw Hats and Bicycles is about a couple's travels in the depth of Vietnam and Cambodia. The eBook is illustrated with beautiful color photographs (only color if your have a color reader). The eBook combines travel, adventure and history. It is light, informative and entertaining. If you are to visit Vietnam or Cambodia, you'll find this book an interesting read and useful resource.
Ruff Puff : A
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Some Americans called them “Ruff-Puffs” and laughed at them. We called them our brothers and lived and fought alongside them every day in South Vietnam. These militia troops fought for freedom for their towns and families - and we fought with them. This is the story of a MAT team (5 American Army advisors) in one of the 244 Districts in South Vietnam and about our great militia counterparts.
Thanks, To A Nam Vet
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A self-appointed committee of one sends a heartfelt, “Thanks, hero,” to the too-often negelected heros who protected our country and the world during the War in Viet Nam. Please accept this very belated, "Thank you."
A Reckoning For Kings
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Series: The Shannon Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,700. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A gripping war story. For the first - and only - time in fiction, Reckoning tells the story of the Vietnam Conflict from both sides - Americans, as well as North Vietnamese.
Hardly a Hero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
A young man leaving home to join the military struggles to adjust to his new life. The reader follows him as he enters the Air Focrce and then to his first base in Cheynne Wyoming and then over seas to a foreign war in Vietnam. He is torn between duty and what he believes to be the right thing to do.
Dragon Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An evocative tale of the early days of the Vietnam War, reminiscent of Catch 22… Funny and heartbreaking, Dragon Lady seamlessly shifts from Saigon in 1965 to the present day and beyond as the narrator tells the story of his obsession with a Vietnamese girl named Mai, his increasing unease with the U.S's involvement in Vietnam, and his reflections on his own life since his tour in Saigon.
Notes on Nam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A humorous travelogue on Vietnam. More by default than by design, the author finds himself on a six-month contract in a remote part of northern Vietnam. As the year ends, he travels south, through a land that refuses to conform to the cliché the world has built around myopic Hollywood war movies.
Missing in the Mekong
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Series: Wallace Boys, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 'Missing in the Mekong', the nineteenth in the Wallace Boys series, Nigel and Bruce, together with Singaporeans Kheng Peng and Zainal, encounter a small boat bobbing about on the wide expanse of the South China Sea, apparently abandoned.
After the Hanoi Hilton, an Accounting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
When combat ceased across Vietnam, it signaled the start of a cold war over the Americans left behind. As family members agonized, nearly 2,500 POWs and MIAs had become human pieces in a diplomatic chess match that outlasted the war itself. Historic accounts, as they happened, are told by a former Vietnam Marine and CBS News correspondent who covered the complex issue for more than a decade.