About face

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Simon and Schuster, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 875 pages
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He joined the army at 15 and is today America's most decorated living soldier. In one of the most extraordinary military memoirs of our time, About Face chronicles the wars of David H. Hackworth--from World War II to his opposition to U.S. tactics and goals in Vietnam. Photographs.

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User Review  - Chris_El - LibraryThing

This is the story of a very highly decorated U.S. Army vet whose records include 2 DSC, 10 silver stars, and 8 Purple Hearts. Hackworth joined the military at 14 during WWII. He did not see combat ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brom Kim - Goodreads

Pretty amazing memoir from the inspiration for Col. Kilgore, and maybe Kurtz too, in Apocalypse Now. Pop culture aside, he was awarded a DSC, ten silver stars, seven bronze stars, and seven purple ... Read full review

Contents

BROWN SHOES
32
HIT AND RUN
48
THE WOLFHOUNDS
59
Copyright

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