Books tagged: viet nam

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Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Clayton has written an effective cautionary tale.” - The Washington Post. “Clayton’s strong character writing carries the book.” - Publishers Weekly. Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam was a finalist at the 2001 Frankfurt eBook Awards along with works by Joyce Carol Oates (Faithless) and David McCullough (John Adams).
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."
Daniel
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In 1968 Major Daniel Leighton's F-4 was shot down over North Vietnam. Leighton made his way to the ocean. Just as he was about to sail onto the Gulf of Tonkin where he might be spotted by Air/Sea Rescue, he was captured and taken the Hoa Lo Prison, the infamous Hanoi Hilton. There Leighton underwent emotional and terrifying events but survived and came home. That's about 60% of the story.
Vietnamese Cuisine - Savor the Fresh & Spicy Flavors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet
Vietnamese cuisine subscribes to the same Chinese principles of yin and yang — the balance of opposites — but takes on its own distinct personality through the use of local ingredients and indigenous spices. As in China, you will find a balance of the five flavors — sweetness, sourness, saltiness, hotness, and bitterness — cooked in stir-fries, hearty soups and rice and noodle dishes.
The Boys of Company B
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
About two new guys to the Nam. How they grow from boys to men. But will they survive the Nam?
Vòng Đai Xanh
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 24, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
VÒNG ĐAI XANH tiểu thuyết NGÔ THẾ VINH ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-1731-8
Bad Day at Cao Danh
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,260. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Sam Warren. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
Cao Danh is the story of two young men who join the Marines in the early '50s. Their story passes through the decades as they become and remain warriors for their country and the men with whom they serve. Some of the story is from actual events of the author and others around him and some is fictional, but re-enactments of events and anecdotal re-telling.
Knife Lake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“Knife Lake” is the story of John Beckman, an emotionally wounded Viet Nam veteran now private detective who is hired to solve a missing person case. The story takes place primarily in the St. Paul/Minneapolis metropolitan area with excursions into the north central woodlands.
Thrown Together: A Novel of Love in a Turbulent Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The world seems to be coming apart. Into the stew of chaos, a mix of characters are thrown together. Matthew Boyer--just back from the war; Amy St. Clair--disenchanted with her conventional marriage. From the paddies of the Mekong Delta, the classrooms of Ohio State, the teeming meadows of Woodstock, cross-country highways, and the flowerchild world of Frisco, their search for meaning swirls.
A Question of Honor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A young farm boy learns about life and war in Viet Nam.