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Author: Thurston Clarke | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: April 30, 2019
A groundbreaking revisionist history of the last days of the Vietnam War that reveals the acts of American heroism that saved more than one hundred thousand South Vietnamese from communist revengeIn 1973 U.S. participation in the Vietnam War ended in...
Author: Fredrik Logevall | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: November 13, 2018
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE   Written with the style of a great novelist and the intrigue of a Cold War thriller, Embers of War is a landmark work that will forever change your understanding of how and why America went to war in Vietnam. Tappin...
Author: Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns | Narrator: Ken Burns
Release Date: September 05, 2017
From the award-winning historian and filmmakers of The Civil War, Baseball, The War, The Roosevelts, and others: a vivid, uniquely powerful history of the conflict that tore America apart--the companion volume to the major, multipart PBS film to be a...
Author: David Halberstam | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: May 09, 2017
David Halberstam’s masterpiece, the defining history of the making of the Vietnam tragedy, with a new Foreword by Senator John McCain."A rich, entertaining, and profound reading experience.”—The New York Times Using portraits of Am...
Author: Ron Steinman | Narrator: Edward Holland
Release Date: December 27, 2016
Most history-minded Americans have discussed the Vietnam War, becoming familiar, at the very least, with the names of such pivotal events as the Siege of Khe Sanh, the Tet Offensive, and the Fall of Saigon. But to grasp the full impact of this agoniz...
Author: Eric Blehm | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: April 28, 2015
The true story of the U.S. Army’s 240th Assault Helicopter Company and a Green Beret Staff Sergeant's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team trapped behind enemy lines during the Vietnam War, from New York Times bestselling author Eric ...
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Author: Neil Sheehan | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: August 11, 2009
25th ANNIVERSARY EDITION. One of the most acclaimed books of our time—the definitive Vietnam War exposé.Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.When he came to Vietnam in 1962, Lieutenant Colonel John Paul Vann was the o...
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Author: Frances Fitzgerald, Andrew X. Pham and Dang Thuy Tram | Narrator: Kim Mai Guest
Release Date: September 11, 2007
At the age of twenty-four, Dang Thuy Tram volunteered to serve as a doctor in a National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) battlefield hospital in the Quang Ngai Province. Two years later she was killed by American forces not far from where she worked. Wr...
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Author: Tracy Kidder | Narrator: Tracy Kidder
Release Date: September 06, 2005
My Detachment is a war story like none you have ever read before, an unromanticized portrait of a young man coming of age in the controversial war that defined a generation. In an astonishingly honest, comic, and moving account of his tour of duty in...
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Author: Joseph W. Callaway, Jr. | Narrator: Richard Ferrone
Release Date: March 30, 2004
“Before we got to Vietnam, the troops all thought you would be the first lieutenant killed, and in the end, you were the only one left. We were all wrong. You were the best.”—Sgt. Lonnie “Tallman” CaldwellDecember, 1966:...
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Author: John Corbett | Narrator: Eric Conger
Release Date: February 03, 2004
In January 1968, the 26th Marine Regiment was ordered to a place in the far northwest corner of South Vietnam called Khe Sanh. John Corbett, an untested replacement in a clean, green uniform, and his fellow leathernecks were responsible for building ...
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Author: Larry Chambers | Narrator: Brian Hallas
Release Date: February 03, 2004
For firefights in the swamps, ambushes in the jungle, or just facing the enemy dead-on, Recondo trained LRRPs to win.They will never be able to duplicate the 5th Special Forces Recondo School and the training that gave its grads something they desper...
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