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Once upon a distant war

Author: William W Prochnau
Publisher: New York : Times Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A study of young war correspondents and the early Vietnam battles.
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Prochnau, William W., 1937-
Once upon a distant war.
New York : Times Books, ©1995
(OCoLC)604027754
Named Person: Neil Sheehan; David Halberstam; Malcolm W Browne; Malcolm W Browne; David Halberstam; Neil Sheehan; David Halberstam
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William W Prochnau
ISBN: 0812926331 9780812926330
OCLC Number: 32091218
Description: xii, 546 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. A Nice Little War in a Land of Tigers and Elephants --
2. The Changing of the Guard --
3. What Fools We Mortals --
4. Old Man, Young Man --
5. We Band of Brothers --
6. Halberstam's War --
7. The Making of an Angry Man --
8. Rebels in the Field: The Colonels --
9. Turning Point --
10. Warning Shots --
11. Battle Stations --
12. Firefight on the Eightfold Noble Path --
13. Maggie and the Rover Boys --
14. Flight of the Pigeons --
15. The Armada --
16. Teetering --
17. The End of the Beginning --
18. Roll Call.
Responsibility: William Prochnau.
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A study of young war correspondents and the early Vietnam battles.

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