All posts tagged "vietnam war"
Book Review: Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War by Karl MarlantesSeptember 18, 2022
The story is set in the spring of 1969 in the northwest corner of the country...
Book Review: Valley of Death: The Tragedy at Dien Bien Phu That Led America into the Vietnam War by Ted MorganSeptember 4, 2022
Giap had lost several family members to the rigors of French colonial rule, including his wife...
Events Leading to America’s Involvement in VietnamJuly 13, 2022
Given the political vacuum in the South, a Communist takeover of all of Vietnam within two...
Last Night I Dreamed of Peace by Dang Thuy TramJune 12, 2022
Whether amputating a shrapnel-torn limb or performing an emergency appendectomy, Dr. Tram proved to be remarkably...
The Bloodiest Day: December 6, 1967May 31, 2022
In Lieutenant Morris’ words, “We moved into the woods and within minutes all hell broke loose.”...
Walking It Off – by Doug PeacockMay 27, 2022
Doug Peacock’s reputation frequently precedes him as does that of his late, larger-than-life friend and father...