A Piece of my heart: the stories of twenty-six American women who served in Vietnam

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Ballantine Books, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 429 pages
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In these pages, you'll find the experiences of nurses who dodged rocket attacks as they made their rounds; of Red Cross workers whose helicopters were fired upon as they flew into the jungles; of WACs who found their names on the Viet Cong's "elimination lists." You will find stories of danger, excitement, fear, and, in many cases, psychic wounds that will never heal.

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Review: A Piece of My Heart a Piece of My Heart

User Review  - Richard Taylor - Goodreads

Enlightening vignettes of American Women who served in Vietnam. Used for research for a novel under development. Good if you want to empathize with overlooked heroines. Read full review

Review: A Piece of My Heart: The Stories of 26 American Women Who Served in Vietnam

User Review  - Naomi - Goodreads

Walker's collection of interviews from women offers imperative insights into the Vietnam War and its participants, many of whom are forgotten or unrecognized. These stories provide viewpoints that ... Read full review


Rose Sandecki ARMY NURSE
Linda J McClenahan ARMY WAC

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