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Through the valley : my captivity in Vietnam

Author: William Reeder, Jr.
Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Through the Valley is the captivating memoir of the last U.S. Army soldier taken prisoner during the Vietnam War. A narrative of courage, hope, and survival, Through the Valley is more than just a war story. It also portrays the thrill and horror of combat, the fear and anxiety of captivity, and the stories of friendships forged and friends lost."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: William Reeder, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Reeder, Jr.
ISBN: 9781591145868 1591145864
OCLC Number: 923853746
Description: xiv, 238 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Secret commandos --
Pink Panthers --
Easter Offensive --
Ben Het --
Evasion --
Captive --
Go quick or die --
Bamboo camp --
The journey begins --
The road --
Into the north --
In the company of heroes --
Five-star resort --
A season --
Homeward bound --
Castles in the sand --
Hope --
Epilogue.
Other Titles: My captivity in Vietnam
Responsibility: William Reeder Jr.

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"Through the Valley is the captivating memoir of the last U.S. Army soldier taken prisoner during the Vietnam War. A narrative of courage, hope, and survival, Through the Valley is more than just a war story. It also portrays the thrill and horror of combat, the fear and anxiety of captivity, and the stories of friendships forged and friends lost."--Provided by publisher.

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