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The Wound Within America in the Vietnam Years, 1945-1974

By: Kendrick, Alexander

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17496


Boards show light shelfwear, DJ has small tears, light soiling common to matte dust jackets, price-clipped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.40 inches; 432 pages; From the front DJ flap `Vietnam was not a personal idiosycracy,`Alexander Kendrick declares. 'It was rooted in history, habit and hauteur' In THE WOUND WITHIN, Kendrick evaluates the `history`, identifies the `habit`and exposes the `hauteur that led into the war G... View more info

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A Grand Delusion America's Descent Into Vietnam

By: Mann, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16666


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped; B&W Photographs; 9.40 X 6.50 X 2.50 inches; 817 pages; A Grand Delusion is the first comprehensive single-volume American political history of the Vietnam War. Spanning the years 1945 to 1975, it is the definitive story of the well-meaning but often misguided American political leaders whose unquestioning adherence to Cold War dogma led the nation into its tragic misadventure in Vietnam. At the ce... View more info

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Journal of a Plague Year 12, 20 & 5

By: Parrish, John

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17483


DJ spine is sun-faded and shows light edge wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages; From the front DJ flap:"This haunting memoir of one man's confrontation with war is marked by the extraordinary compassion and humour of its author, a young doctor drafted to spend a year behind the front lines in Vietnam." View more info

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The Document Album of Cu Chi Cuchi 1960-1975

By: Phong, Duong Thanh

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Vietnam, Tap Anh-tu Lieu: 1994

Seller ID: 15824


Small dint in back card cover is only fault in book. Blue folding box shows only light wear. ; A bright, solid book, glossy black pictorial card covers. Book is dated only 1994 but box is dated 2003. Text is in English, French and Vietnamese. Laid in is a numbered booklet about the war from a museum. Oblong 7 1/2" x 10" ; Trade PB; 68 pages View more info