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A war away : an American woman in Vietnam, 1967-1974

Author: Tess Johnston
Publisher: Hong Kong : Earnshaw Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tess Johnston has spent her life seeking adventure and excitement and she had plenty of that in Germany before the Wall came down and in China for more than thirty years. But the pinnacle of her  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Tess Johnston
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tess Johnston
ISBN: 9789888422883 988842288X
OCLC Number: 1030892241
Description: 1 online resource (220 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Intro; Copyright; Praise; Also by the Same Author; Foreword; 1 Saigon; 2 The Doctor; 3 Bien Hoa and John Paul Vann; 4 Tet; 5 The Night the Ammo Dump Blew Up; 6 Back to Normal; 7 A Trip to the Commissary; 8 From War to Peace; 9 An American Interlude; 10 Vann in the Delta A Last Goodbye; 11 A Day of Duty in the Delta; 12 A Slow Road Back to Saigon; 13 Vietnam 30 Years Later; The Quirks of Fate; Postscript; About The Author.
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"A gripping memoir of Tess Johnston's seven years "on the ground" during the Vietnam War. A genteel Southern belle, Tess opted for the road (much) less traveled and her account of the following seven Read more...

 
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