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Published by Veterans Administration in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Veterans -- United States -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAdministrator"s seminars on Vietnam era veterans.
ContributionsUnited States. Veterans Administration.
LC ClassificationsUB357 .V5
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 65 p.
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4376892M
LC Control Number78616248

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  WASHINGTON When Charles Smith came home after two years in Vietnam during one of the bloodiest periods of the conflict, he was a traumatized year-old who needed help.   Vietnam Veteran Rick Hazen of Medford, Oregon shares stories from his time serving in the Army: from his first engagement with the enemy to his witnessing of . The Vietnam War lasted about 40 years and involved several countries. Learn about Vietnam War protests, the Tet Offensive, the My Lai Massacre, the Pentagon Papers and more.   this book is really interesting. the author, a vietnam vet and later a peace activist and academic, details the way that myths like that of the spat-upon vietnam veteran are taken up and ingrained in popular memory. If you have seen the movie "Sir No Sir" (if you haven't, i recommend it) he's the guy in that movie who talks about this stuff.4/5.

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