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Voices from the Vietnam War [electronic resource] : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans / Xiaobing Li.

Li, Xiaobing, 1954- (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780813139654 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780813173863 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2010.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Lexington The University Press of Kentucky 2010 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Personal narratives.
Genre: Electronic books.

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