Books tagged: vietnam

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Press Coverage of the Persian Gulf War: Historical Perspectives and Questions of Policy Beyond the Shadow of Vietnam - Censorship, World War I and II, Korea, Tet Offensive, Sidle Commission
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Widely held views of military-press relations in the United States rest upon an incomplete image of the past. This became overwhelmingly evident during the Gulf War with its generalizations about the experience of the Vietnam War.
Too Big to Hide Too Dark to Blend In
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » General
From Vietnam, through Canada then back to the U.S. From a rock 'n' roll lifestyle to the exhilaration of finding love of oneself and love with another person, discovering the power of education with a fuller understanding, his is a relatable story with historical references, music of the time and transformative sage guidance woven throughout.
Helicopters in Irregular Warfare: Algeria, Vietnam, and Afghanistan - Counterinsurgency, COIN, American, French, Soviet Militaries, Airmobility and Political Goals in Combat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,940. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The preponderance of conflicts fought over the last seventy years have included or been centered on irregular warfare and counter-insurgency. Indeed, the helicopter's first significant trials in combat took place during the Algerian War 1954-1962, the Vietnam War 1955-1975, and the Soviet-Afghan War 1979-1989.
Amaranth
Price: Free! Words: 74,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Anastasie Devereux is a Cajun girl, born amidst a hurricane and thrust as a teenager into the turmoil of the sixties. Marriage produces a daughter, Abigail, whose mourning at the sudden death of her father and her mother’s past, threaten both of them. The gift they share and its benefit to humanity will be lost forever, unless mother and daughter reconcile with a dangerous world and each other.
Operation Babylift
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,420. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Florence Kensington gives up her coveted spot at ReVisions Retirement Residence to newcomers Roy and Linh Jackson, she unknowingly awakens Kira Callaghan’s Vietnam memories—and her PTSD. However, Kira’s “inner retired journalist” has no choice but to investigate when Florence is found dead.
God Save The Queen
Series: Portrait of America. Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 78,970. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
God Save The Queen paints a powerful portrait of America in the second half of the Twentieth century. Its stories explore desire, both physical and emotional, at every stage in life in a variety of situations. This is the second in G. Lowell Tollefson's Portrait of America series.
An Overview on the US Involvement in the Vietnam War
Price: Free! Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book deals with the involvement of the USA in the Vietnam conflict, one of the most destructive wars of the 20th century.
General Creighton Abrams' Conduct of Design in Operational Art during the Vietnam War - Command of Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV), Vietnamization, Counterinsurgency, Tet Offensive
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
General Abrams presents a sound historical example of the practical application of operational art as viewed through the lens of the Army Design Methodology. When General Abrams' assumed command of Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV), he was able to frame his environment enabling him to enact measures to solve the correct problem which was, how to equip and train the ARVN.
American Leadership and Decision-Making Failures in the Tet Offensive - Vietnam War Milestone, Deception and Warnings, Missed Opportunity, Intelligence Structure, Solutions, Communist Activities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Officers in today's United States military can learn from the policy and military decision-making failures and successes in American history. The hope is that in future military operations, they will not repeat the mistakes of the past.
Operation Sealords: A Study in the Effectiveness of the Allied Naval Campaign of Interdiction - Vietnam War Barrier to Support Riverine Operations, Zumwalt, Market Time, Game Warden, Viet Cong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Vietnam War allied naval barrier operations to interdict the enemy infiltration of men and supplies coming across the Cambodian border into the Mekong Delta region was successful only through the utilization of joint combined naval, ground, and air assets