All posts tagged "vietnam war"
Book Review: Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War by Karl MarlantesJuly 16, 2020
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 MorganJuly 4, 2020
Giap had lost several family members to the rigors of French colonial rule, including his wife...
Events Leading to America’s Involvement in VietnamMay 21, 2020
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 TramApril 30, 2020
Whether amputating a shrapnel-torn limb or performing an emergency appendectomy, Dr. Tram proved to be remarkably...
The Bloodiest Day: December 6, 1967April 26, 2020
In Lieutenant Morris’ words, “We moved into the woods and within minutes all hell broke loose.”...
Walking It Off – by Doug PeacockApril 26, 2020
Doug Peacock’s reputation frequently precedes him as does that of his late, larger-than-life friend and father...