Excerpts from 24 Vietnam War Combat MemoirsE-Single
About the Book
This special edition ebook (available only as an ebook in epub or pdf format) is a collection of some of the best first-person writing about combat in Vietnam available today. Drawn from 24 full-length memoirs and interviews, all published by McFarland (and available separately in complete editions), these excerpts offer important, gripping and provocative stories from men and women who were forever changed by their experiences in the war. They represent the perspectives of Army infantry, forward observers, a journalist, a combat bandsman, Marines, pilots and nurses.
E-singles available directly from McFarland are usually available in both epub and PDF formats. Where both exist, your purchase entitles you to both. The files are DRM-free and are available to you for subsequent download in your customer account page.
About the Author(s)
Edited by Staff of McFarland
Foreword by Michael Strand
Copyright Date: 2016
Table of Contents
‘Nam Raw includes excerpts from the following titles:
The Hump (Al Conetto)
Lullabies for Lieutenants (Franklin Cox)
Mad Minutes and Vietnam Months (Micheal Clodfelter)
Alone, Unarmed and Unafraid (Taylor Eubank)
Killer Kane (Andrew R. Finlayson)
Stained with the Mud of Khe Sanh (Rodger Jacobs)
Scrappy (Howard C. “Scrappy” Johnson and Ian A. O’Connor)
Cammie Up! (Steven A. Johnson)
Pucker Factor 10 (James Joyce)
Crucible Vietnam (A.T. Lawrence)
Ghosts and Shadows (Phil Ball)
Eye of the Tiger (John Edmund Delezen)
Vietnam-Perkasie (W.D. Ehrhart)
Rice Paddy Recon (Andrew R. Finlayson)
Quang Tri Cadence (Jon Oplinger)
Vietnam War Nurses (Patricia Rushton)
Runway Visions (David Kirk Vaughan)
The Crouching Beast (Frank Boccia)
Combat Bandsman (Robert F. Fischer)
Tail End Charlie (Ronald John Jensen)
The Ghosts of Thua Thien (John A. Nesser)
Hornet 33 (Ed Denny)
War Stories (Conrad M. Leighton)
Fighting Shadows in Vietnam (Michael P. Moynihan, Jr.)
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