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Chickenhawk by  Robert Mason - Paperback - First Edition; First Impression - 1985 - from A Book Legacy and Biblio.co.uk

Chickenhawk

by Mason, Robert

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Penguin. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1985. First Edition; First Impression. Paperback. Paperback. Very good condition. "Chickenhawk is Robert Mason's narrative of his experiences as a "Huey" UH-1 Iroquois helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War. The book chronicles his enlistment, flight training, deployment to and experiences in Vietnam, and his experiences after returning from the war." (Wikipedia) ; 8vo 8" - 9" 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.


  • Bookseller: A Book Legacy US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 61860
  • Title: Chickenhawk
  • Author: Mason, Robert
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
  • Edition: First Edition; First Impression
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • Date published: 1985
  • Keywords: Helicopters, Army
  • Bookseller catalogs: Military / Vietnam;


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