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Chickenhawk: Back in the World Life After Vietnam by  Robert Mason - Paperback - First Edition - 1993 - from Inga's Original Choices and Biblio.co.uk

Chickenhawk: Back in the World Life After Vietnam

by Mason, Robert

Condition: Very Good


E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Viking, 1993. Full number line at copyright page. Illustrated with B&W photographs. Pages [388] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Covers clean, colors bright, a little edge and general wear, mild discolorations at page edges. By the best selling author of Chickenhawk. A no-holds-barred sequel of panic and alcoholism, adulterous love affairs and job failures. The author speaks for all the vets who lost a piece of themselves in Southeast Asia and who have spent a long, hard time trying to get it back. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Unidentified. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

More than half a million copies of  Chickenhawk  have been sold since it was first published in 1983. Now with a new afterword by the author and photographs taken by him during the conflict, this straight-from-the-shoulder account tells the electrifying truth about the helicopter war in Vietnam. This is Robert Mason’s astounding personal story of men at war. A veteran of more than one thousand combat missions, Mason gives staggering descriptions that cut to the heart of the combat experience: the fear and belligerence, the quiet insights and raging madness, the lasting friendships and sudden death—the extreme emotions of a "chickenhawk" in constant danger.




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