Once a warrior king: memories of an officer in Vietnam

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McGraw-Hill, 1985 - History - 323 pages
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A first lieutenant's memoir recreates the tense drama of combat in the Mekong Delta, the close associations he developed with the Vietnamese in that region, and his struggle to readjust to civilian life in the states

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Interesting account of American officer who led a 5 man team in a remote posting in the Mekong Delta. He highlights the contrast between his team's life of suspense , patrol and ambush while directing ... Read full review

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the story of a combat officer in Vietnam. Funny, exciting, chilling, sobering. A reminder that those who served in Vietnam had more honor and courage than this ungrateful nation deserved. Read full review


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