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End of the saga : the maritime evacuation of South Vietnam and Cambodia / Malcolm Muir Jr.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (67 pages) : illustrations, maps.
  • Edition: U.S. Government official edition.
  • Publisher: Washington Navy Yard, DC : Department of the Navy, Naval History & Heritage Command, in partnership with the Naval Historical Foundation, 2017.

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General Note: "© 2017 Naval Historical Foundation ... published by Naval History & Heritage Command in partnership with the Naval Historical Foundation."--Title page verso.
G.P.O. sales statement incorrect in publication.
"Edward J. Marolda and Sandra J. Doyle, series editors."
"2017."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: The collapse in I and II Corps -- The final curtain in Cambodia -- Preparation for the Saigon evacuation -- The exodus begins -- Refugees at sea -- Seaborne evacuation from Vietnam -- Passage to the Philippines -- Maritime refugees -- Succor in the Philippines and Guam -- The recovery of SS Mayaguez -- The Battle for Koh Tang -- Sidebars: VNN Captain Nguyen Xuan Son, 1975 -- The stalwart Sea Stallion -- South Vietnamese aircraft descend on the fleet -- A navy nurse hones her skills on Guam -- Henry B. Wilson (DDG-7).
Source of Description Note: Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (NHHC, viewed Aug. 16, 2017).
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Naval operations, American.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Evacuation of civilians > Vietnam (Republic)
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Evacuation of civilians > Cambodia.
Refugees > Vietnam (Republic) > History > 20th century.
Refugees > Cambodia > History > 20th century.
United States. Navy > History > Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Campaigns.

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