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A Sniper in the Arizona

By: Culbertson, John Mathew

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: BB0226094


" Morning was always a welcome sight to us. It meant two things. The first was that we were still alive. . . ." In 1967, death was the constant companion of the Marines of Hotel Company, 2/5, as they patrolled the paddy dikes, mud, and mountains of the Arizona Territory southwest of Da Nang. But John Culbertson and most of the rest of Hotel Company were the same lean, fighting Marines who had survived the carnage of Operation Tuscaloosa. Hotel's grunts walked over th... View more info

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Dead center

By: Ed Kugler

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York : Ivy Books, 1999.:

Seller ID: BB0226092


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Reluctant warrior

By: Hodgins, Michael C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York : Ivy Books, 1996.:

Seller ID: BB0226091


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Very crazy, G. I

By: Jorgenson, Kregg P.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2001.:

Seller ID: BB0233302


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Stingray

By: Norton, Bruce H.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2000.:

Seller ID: BB0233301


The controversial Stingray Patrol emerged as one of the most influential strategies of the Vietnam War. Force Recon Marines in small teams were inserted by chopper deep in enemy territory. Alone, outnumbered, and surrounded on all sides by Viet Cong and NVA, those elite warriors inflicted death and devastation without ever directly engaging the enemy.The key to Stingray's stunning success lay in the team's ability to rapidly summon artillery and air strikes, hammering... View more info

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The walking dead

By: Sasser, Charles W.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, c1989.:

Seller ID: BB0236978


FROM RAW RECRUIT TO COMBAT HERO In July 1965, Pfc. Craig Roberts crossed the Da Nang River with the 9th Marines -- into the heart of a jungle alive with savage Viet Cong. Eight months later his unit would be called... THE WALKING DEAD In constant danger, they flushed the enemy from tunnels and rat traps; defused lethal mines, punji pits, and trip wires; and scored countless hits in ambushes, sweeps, and all-out firefights. From booby-trapped villages to ba... View more info

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A bright shining lie

By: Sheehan, Neil

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1989, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0225220


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The Soldiers' Story: Vietnam in their own words

By: Steinman, Ron

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Fall River Press, 2000:

Seller ID: BB0236076


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Project Alpha: Washington's Secret Military Operations in North Vietnam

By: Tourison, Sedgwick D.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks:

Seller ID: BB0239606


The Mission: Penetrate North VietnamIn the early days of the Vietnam conflict, American strategists in the Pentagon, the White House, and the CIA were desperate to contain "the Communist menace." In an operation codenamed Plan 34-Alpha, covert agents from South Vietnam were recruited for dangerous land sea, and air missions. The Team: A Relentless Fighting MachineDrawing on recently declassified documents, and on the first-person interviews of a man who was t... View more info