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A bright shining lie : John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam

Author: Neil Sheehan
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2009 Modern Library edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the military career of Lt. Col. John Paul Vann, profiling his military and civilian roles in the Vietnam War.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Paul Vann; John Paul Vann
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Sheehan
ISBN: 9780679643616 0679643613
OCLC Number: 580154861
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, ©1988.
Awards: National Book Award Winner, 1988
Pulitzer Prize, 1989
Description: 861 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Neil Sheehan.

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Chronicles the military career of Lt. Col. John Paul Vann, profiling his military and civilian roles in the Vietnam War.

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