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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
"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
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 --
Other Titles: My captivity in Vietnam
Responsibility: William Reeder Jr.


Presents the memoir of an American prisoner of war in Vietnam. It is the true story of courage, hope, and survival. This is an account with lessons for those in service who continue to face the  Read more...


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"The way that he (Reeder) and his fellow prisoners maintained their dignity and courage under horrendous circumstances is inspiring. The well-written autobiography is a stirring look at the trials of Read more...

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