Voices from the Vietnam War stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans / Xiaobing Li

Author(s): Li, Xiaobing, 1954-
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Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal narratives
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Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 279 p. :) ill., maps, ports. ;
Additional Authors: Project Muse
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 2010007779
ISBN: 9780813173863
ISBN: 9780813125923
ISBN: 0813125928
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Buddhist soldier defends a Catholic government -- Surviving the bloody jungle -- Electronic reconnaissance vs. guerrillas -- Communist regulars from the north -- People's war against Americans -- No final victory, no family life -- Russian missile officers in Vietnam -- Dragon's tale: Chinese troops in the jungle -- Chinese response to the U.S. rolling thunder campaign -- Russian spies in Hanoi -- Long days and endless nights: an artillery story -- And then they're gone... just like that -- No John Wayne movie: real bullets, real blood -- More than meets the eye: supporting the intelligence effort -- Medevac and medcap missions and more -- Drowning tears with laughter -- Life and death of an ARVN doctor -- Korean captain and his hospital -- "Loggie's" War: napalm, fuel, bombs, and sweat -- Support and survival in Thailand -- Three great escapes -- Chinese railroad engineering operations -- Perspectives on the war
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OCLC Number: muse9780813173863
ISBN/ISSN: 9780813173863