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The Resource Last stand at Khe Sanh : the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam, Gregg Jones

Last stand at Khe Sanh : the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam, Gregg Jones

Label
Last stand at Khe Sanh : the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam
Title
Last stand at Khe Sanh
Title remainder
the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Gregg Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the biggest battle of the Vietnam War as experienced by the men who fought it, when the embattled American troops turned around several weeks of besiegement and boldly assaulted the North Korean mountain stronghold of Khe Sahn
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3450973
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS557.8.K5
LC item number
J66 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Last stand at Khe Sanh : the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam, Gregg Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Death in the tall grass -- The Battle of Hill 861 -- Khe Sanh Combat Base -- The Battle of Khe Sanh Village -- Muscle Shoals -- The walking dead -- "Should we withdraw from Khe Sanh?" -- "Hell in a very small place" -- The Battle of Hill 861 Alpha -- "Tanks in the wire" -- The Battle of Hill 64 -- "We are not going to be defeated at Khe Sanh" -- "What the hell is out there?" -- "Proud to be a marine" -- Super gaggle -- "Why are you leaving us to die?" -- "A military challenge unprecedented in this war" -- "I just came from hell" -- "Bitter hardships and blood" -- "If there is a god, why would he let good men die" -- "We made them pay" -- Breakout
Control code
ocn863127631
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xx, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306821394
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013045206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)863127631
Label
Last stand at Khe Sanh : the U.S. Marines' finest hour in Vietnam, Gregg Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Death in the tall grass -- The Battle of Hill 861 -- Khe Sanh Combat Base -- The Battle of Khe Sanh Village -- Muscle Shoals -- The walking dead -- "Should we withdraw from Khe Sanh?" -- "Hell in a very small place" -- The Battle of Hill 861 Alpha -- "Tanks in the wire" -- The Battle of Hill 64 -- "We are not going to be defeated at Khe Sanh" -- "What the hell is out there?" -- "Proud to be a marine" -- Super gaggle -- "Why are you leaving us to die?" -- "A military challenge unprecedented in this war" -- "I just came from hell" -- "Bitter hardships and blood" -- "If there is a god, why would he let good men die" -- "We made them pay" -- Breakout
Control code
ocn863127631
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xx, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306821394
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013045206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)863127631

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