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Vietnam fragments

Gary McKay

Vietnam fragments

an oral history of Australians at war

by Gary McKay

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Published by Allen & Unwin in St. Leonards, NSW, Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, Australian.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGary McKay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS559.5 .M418 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 307 p. :
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1512096M
    ISBN 101863732977
    LC Control Number93195118

    Finding My Novel: Jack Fuller, the Vietnam War, and the Fragments of a Book. My problem as a novelist had never been writer’s block. Mine had been finding a story worth the weight of a novel. When I got drafted an Saigon Vietnam South Vietnam Vietnam War Photos Base Military Service Military Weapons American War Us History Usmc. The 25 Best Books (Alphabetical by Author) Busch, Frederick. Closing Arguments. NY: Ticknor & Fields, Butler, Robert Olen. On Distant Ground.

      America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, by George Herring (). Now in its fourth updated edition, based on new declassified information, it's known to Vietnam . This Vietnam Veterans Memorial Book raises awareness of these deserving locations throughout the great country these warriors proudly served. Fallen Never Forgotten is a thoughtful Veterans day gift, a meaningful fundraiser item and an enduring addition to any book collection. Large Format 13″x 9″ Hardcover – + Full Color Photos on

    Three months of bagging-and-tagging bodies during Vietnam s Tet Offensive took the luster off of being a Marine but not off McPartlin's desire to serve his country. After assisting in the sea recovery of Apollo 11 the first ship to bring men to the moon the twenty-year-old McPartlin was redeployed to Vietnam as an elite Navy SEAL. Fragments is a story about how war can make everything explosive—even love—and how two friends try to put the pieces of their lives together again. "[Fragments] makes the usual semi-autobiographical account [of the Vietnam War] seem flimsy and discursive in comparisonThe shapeliness and sense of larger design [is] so elegantly executed in Fragments."—Michiko Kakutani, New.


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