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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.
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.
The Squad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,970. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A lone fourteen man US Marine rifle squad finds itself isolated behind North Vietnamese Army forces during the 1968 Tet Offensive. They must survive despite not having supplies, and while avoiding numerous deadly booby traps and being hunted by a far larger North Vietnamese unit. All the while dealing with conflicts within the squad.
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal
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Price: Free! Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal by Jack Durish is a personal memoir of the author's tour of duty in Vietnam during the war that tore America's heart in half. It is a tale of his adventures and misadventures while serving in the rear echelons of the 9th Infantry Division. This telling of the Vietnam story is not politically correct, just true.
The Vietnam War: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
Have you heard much about the Vietnam War? Do you know someone who fought in it? In this book, we will take a closer look at this war that got the whole world’s attention. We will find why there was so much confusion and even disagreement among the troops fighting in the war. We will look at what led up to the actual war. Then we will learn about why the war happened. Although the war was really
Purple Sunshine
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 159,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jimmy “Purple” Hayes’ psychedelic band is on the cusp of success. Drafted, he becomes a door gunner with a fondness for drugs and a surprising talent for combat. Back in the World, Gloria, his girlfriend, is running for her life. She has a photographic memory and secrets to die for, and Jimmy can’t help her. Mobsters, detectives, and the counter culture clash in this gritty look at the 1960s.
199th Light Infantry Brigade Redcatcher MP
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Mickey put his heart and soul into his book about his three tours in the Vietnam War. He brings to life the men he served with and treasured as friends as well as the Vietnamese people he grew to know and respect. He describes everything he saw and felt about the country in vivid detail. That includes the horrors of war as well as the men's feverish efforts to block their worries and fears.
The 1968 Tet Offensive Battles of Quang Tri City and Hue - The Fight for the Triangle and the Citadel, West of Hue, Stalemate in the Citadel, plus Secretary of Defense History Excerpt
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,000. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph focuses on the battles of Quang Tri City and Hue that took place during the 1968 Tet offensive . The offensive itself, an all-out effort by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces to overrun the major cities of South Vietnam, marked the turning point of the Vietnam War.
My Vietnam photos, 1968
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
The year 1968 was both good and bad for me. After finding out that my vision was under-standard to fly high as a US Navy pilot, I joined the US Army as a photo journalist. Vietnam was waiting at the end of my training period. I have made good friends in the military...and after Nam was luckily assigned to Germany where I met with more fine associates and citizens.