Errata slip inserted.
|LC Classifications||DS560.4 .V82|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||197 p. :|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||79320287|
Vietnam War (–75), conflict that pitted the communist government of North Vietnam and its allies in South Vietnam, the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. It was part of a larger regional conflict as well as a manifestation of the Cold War. After attacking a nearby North Vietnamese barracks and killing between to , Greenleaf re-embarked and flew to the compound. In Greenleaf's absence, Redwine, led by Lieutenant Colonel Elliott P. “Bud” Sydnor, landed outside Son Tay and executed Greenleaf's mission as per the operation's contingency plans. This is an excellent Viet Nam era book. I had a friend who was an F driver during the years in this book. As with most of these heroic types it was tough to get him to talk a lot about his experiences. This book gave an up-close and personal look into the lives of a select group of flyers doing a horrendously tough job when they were needed/5(99). Critically acclaimed since its release in , Dispatches was one of the first books which offered an insider’s account of the Vietnam War to the general public. Michael Herr was a war correspondent for Esquire between and His coverage of the war in Dispatches was ground-breaking for its presented a type of journalism that traded monotonous details for Author: Andrew Kingsford-Smith.
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