Lives after Vietnam
Read Online

Lives after Vietnam the personal impact of military service by Josefina J. Card

  • 620 Want to read
  • ·
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Veterans -- United States.,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJosefina J. Card.
LC ClassificationsUB357 .C3 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 184 p. :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3507677M
ISBN 100669064203
LC Control Number82049119

Download Lives after Vietnam


  The book looks at the story of a family’s daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 's. It looks at the realistic challenges they faced whilst trying to rebuild a new life for ://   Stephen E. Atkins - WRITING THE WAR - MY TEN MONTHS IN THE JUNGLES, STREETS AND PADDIES OF SOUTH VIETNAM, McFarland Publishing - ISBN# - BRAND NEW Full-Sized Laminated Softcover - pp - Index - Order of Battle - Photos - The author of this Vietnam War memoir was drafted in November just before completion of his Ph.D. work in The book “is a classic tale, life-affirming and updated for the modern age,” Terrance Maitland wrote in the New York Times Book Review. THE KILLING ZONE: MY LIFE IN THE VIETNAM WAR. by Frederick Downs Jr., Downs, who served as an Army lieutenant in Vietnam, wrote three memoirs. The Killing Zone, his first, is one of the best of the Use this CliffsNotes The Things They Carried Study Guide today to ace your next test! Get free homework help on Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried: book summary, chapter summary and analysis, quotes, essays, and character analysis courtesy of CliffsNotes. In The Things They Carried, protagonist "Tim O'Brien," a writer and Vietnam War veteran, works through his memories of his war /summary-and-analysis/the-lives-of-the-dead.

There was a time when all I knew of Vietnam war books was Tim O’Brien’s, The Things They Carried, a book that prompted the laconic entry in my book journal, “This book destroyed me.” One of the things I loved so much—and that broke my heart so cleanly—about The Things They Carried was that it reminded me of another beloved war book, Slaughterhouse-Five, in that both books are Books shelved as vietnam-war-fiction: Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes, The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien, The 13th Valley by John M. Del Vecchio, Field Drugs and alcohol played a major role in the lives of the American soldiers during the Vietnam war. In the beginning of the war, marijuana was the main drug of choice. After marijuana was banned, many soldiers turned to heroin in order to get their "high". Because marijuana, heroin, and alcohol were so abundant and inexpensive in?moduleinstanceid=&dataid.   Vietnam: An Antiwar Comic Book. in small groups (). (Teachers can either print a class set of this page comic book to reuse among students, or alternatively can provide Internet access and have students review the comic book electronically.) Optionally, teachers may also want to provide access (via a

  title of this book? fiction bout lives of people aged 20+ after the vietnam war? . not basically became into it the 1st e book I ever study that had the F be conscious in it and stated smoking pot, drugs, etc., even though it became into this form of undemanding, very own, and actual account of the twelve months the guy spent in Vietnam ?qid=AACsaHy.   In his new book, Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam, Turse argues that the intentional killing of civilians was quite common in a war that claimed 2 million civilian lives   After being defeated at Dien Bien Phu in and forced to withdraw from Vietnam after nearly a century of colonial rule, France quickly evacua   The saga began 51 years ago. As TIME reported in , North Vietnamese planes had, for the first few years of the war in Vietnam, posed relatively little risk to American pilots. That changed as