A patch of ground

by Michael Archer | 01 January 2010
Category: Military History
A poignant, often humorous, recollection of the siege of Khe Sanh-a pivotal turning point in the American war in Vietnam. Under constant bombardment from the enemy, Mike Archer and his cadre of fellow nineteen-year-old Marines--Orr, Pig, Old Woman and Savage, just to name a few--managed to survive and, in the process, learn about manhood, sacrifice and the darkest recesses of fear and loneliness. Includes numerous photos, maps and provides a detailed history of the battle for Khe Sanh.
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A poignant, often humorous, recollection of the siege of Khe Sanh-a pivotal turning point in the American war in Vietnam. Under constant bombardment from the enemy, Mike Archer and his cadre of fellow nineteen-year-old Marines--Orr, Pig, Old Woman and Savage, just to name a few--managed to survive and, in the process, learn about manhood, sacrifice and the darkest recesses of fear and loneliness. Includes numerous photos, maps and provides a detailed history of the battle for Khe Sanh.
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€25.19
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75 Reward Points

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A poignant, often humorous, recollection of the siege of Khe Sanh-a pivotal turning point in the American war in Vietnam. Under constant bombardment from the enemy, Mike Archer and his cadre of fellow nineteen-year-old Marines--Orr, Pig, Old Woman and Savage, just to name a few--managed to survive and, in the process, learn about manhood, sacrifice and the darkest recesses of fear and loneliness. Includes numerous photos, maps and provides a detailed history of the battle for Khe Sanh.

Product Details

A patch of ground

ISBN9781555716431

Format

Publisher (01 January. 2010)

No. of Pages192

Weight284

Language English (United States)

Dimensions 228 x 6 x 166