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Strange Ground: An Oral History Of Americans In Vietnam, 1945-1975 Harry Maurer

Strange Ground: An Oral History Of Americans In Vietnam, 1945-1975

Harry Maurer

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ISBN : 9780306808395
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652 pages
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From a covert 1945 OSS mission to enlist the aid of Ho Chi Minh against the Japanese to the frenzied evacuation of Saigon in 1975, this book gathers the narratives of over sixty U.S. citizens—medics, diplomats, clerks, housewives, spies, grunts, andMoreFrom a covert 1945 OSS mission to enlist the aid of Ho Chi Minh against the Japanese to the frenzied evacuation of Saigon in 1975, this book gathers the narratives of over sixty U.S. citizens—medics, diplomats, clerks, housewives, spies, grunts, and generals—who lived, worked, and fought in Southeast Asia during Americas thirty-year involvement in Vietnam. The result is a work of visceral immediacy and tragic sweep.