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Escape with honor : my last hours in Vietnam

Author: Francis Terry McNamara; Adrian Hill
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, 2003.
Series: ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy series.; Memories of war.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Memories of war edView all editions and formats
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As the government of South Vietnam was collapsing and communist troops were closing in, American diplomat Francis Terry McNamara led more than 300 Americans, Vietnamese, and Filipinos down a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Francis Terry McNamara; Francis Terry McNamara
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Terry McNamara; Adrian Hill
ISBN: 1574886932 9781574886931
OCLC Number: 52271558
Notes: Originally published: 1997.
"An ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy book."
Includes index.
Description: xii, 227 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: The nonorable choice --
Gathering clouds --
The collapse --
The first boat people.
Series Title: ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy series.; Memories of war.
Responsibility: Terry McNamara with Adrian Hill.

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"Although ESCAPE WITH HONOR was first published eight years ago, it makes particularly timely reading now. In it, one of the illustrious Foreign Service Officers of our generation, Amb. Terry Read more...

 
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