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Trackers: The Untold Story of Australian Dogs of War

by Haran, Peter

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2013
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9781742574035
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New Holland, 2013. New book, 212 pages. Trackers is a gritty and moving account that reveals the Australian Army's little-known use of combat tracker dogs during the Vietnam War. A war veteran tells his story with vivid and compelling immediacy, blending the terror of hunting the elusive Viet Cong with the tender relationship between him and his larrikin labrador-kelpie-cross, Caesar.… Read more
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Wallaby Airlines: Twelve Months Caribou Flying in Vietnam

by Pedrina, Jeff

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2006
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9781920800130
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Air Power Development Centre, 2006. New book, 179 pages. Jeff Pedrina's book provides a very personal and thoughtful account of his twelve months service in Vietnam with No 35 Squadron - 'Wallaby Airlines'. While the story is primarily about the people, and personalities, he encountered during his tour of duty in Vietnam, it is also the story of a remarkable… Read more
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Tet Offensive 1968: Turning Point in Vietnam

by Arnold, James

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1990
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9780850459609
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Osprey Pub Co, 1990. New book, 96 pages, CAM004. The 1968 Tet Offensive was the decisive battle for Vietnam. Masterminded by the brilliant North Vietnamese General, Vo Nguyen Giap, it was intended to trigger a general uprising in South Vietnam. However, the bloody fighting for Saigon, Hue and other cities actually resulted in a catastrophic defeat for the North. In… Read more
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The US Army in the Vietnam War 1965-73

by Rottman, Gordon

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2007
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9781846032394
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AU$21.32

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Osprey Pub Co, 2007. New book, 96 pages, BTO33. This book provides detailed information about how US Army units were organized and operated in America's longest war. Special forces veteran Gordon L Rottman examines the different types of infantry battalions and the units that supported them, their training and organization down to platoon level. Aspects of the US Army's conventional… Read more
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Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70

by Rottman, Gordon

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2007
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9781846031397
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Osprey Pub Co, 2007. New book, 96 pages, BTO30. US Special Forces in Vietnam created the Civilian Irregular Defence Group (CIDG), a large paramilitary organization designed to protect the local population from Viet Cong incursions, whilst conducting border surveillance, raids and combat patrols in the local area. Their camps were often overrun and having no spare manpower, the US Special… Read more
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Where They Lay: the search for those who fell in battle and were left Behind

by Swift, Earl

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2004
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9780553814446
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London, United Kingdom: Bantam Books Ltd, 2004. New book, 395 pages. This book tells the story of one of the dozens of recovery teams sent out every year to uncover lost servicemen. Sent to Laos, 30 years after the end of the Vietnam war, in search of four servicement lost in a helicopter crash. Just some of the 2,583 servicemen… Read more
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Harper Collins, 1999. Used book, 408 pages, rubbing wear to cover. From 1964 to 1972, the United States executed an extremely secret campaign of covert operations against North Vietnam. Controlled by the Pentagon's Special Operations Group, under the cover name "Studies and Observations Group" (SOG), it was the United States' largest and most complex covert operation since Wordl War II.… Read more
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The Last Boarding Party: The USMC and the SS Mayaguez 1975

by Chun, Clayton

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2011
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9781849084253
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Osprey Publishing, 2011. New book, 80 pages, RAID24. On April 30, 1975, the final curtain of America's long involvement in the Vietnam War fell. North Vietnamese forces captured Saigon while thousands of South Vietnamese refugees attempted to flee on foot, boat, and aircraft. The American public believed that the events in Southeast Asia had finally come to a bitter end.… Read more
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Fighting to Leave: The Final Years of America's War 1972-1973

by Stoffey, Colonel Robert E.

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2008
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9780760333105
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Zenith Press, 2008. New book, 336 pages. This book covers the Vietnam War during 1972-1973, the tumultuous final years of the U.S. involvement, as experienced by Colonel Robert E. Stoffey, a Marine Corps aviator who served three combat tours in Vietnam. During his first two tours, 1965-1966 and 1969-1970, Stoffey flew 440 combat missions out of Da Nang and Marble… Read more
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Zenith Press, 2009. New book, 272 pages. The only aerial unit to support front-line Marines, the 220th Recon Air Force rescued trapped soldiers, delivered supplies, and often made the difference between rescuing a wounded comrade and returning them to their family. This title provides the story of young pilots who operated in the northernmost part of Vietnam, along the DMZ..… Read more
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1st Marine Division in Vietnam

by Dunstan, Simon

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Viceroy Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
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9780760331590
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Motorbooks International, 2008. New book, 128 pages. Like other volumes in the "Spearhead" series, this book takes readers to the cutting edge of warfare - for a close-up look at the make-up, operations and performance of a military unit operating independently and forcefully at the forefront of battle. With a focus on the aspects of war that most narrative histories… Read more
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Zenith Press, 2009. New book, 272 pages. The only aerial unit to support front-line Marines, the 220th Recon Air Force rescued trapped soldiers, delivered supplies, and often made the difference between rescuing a wounded comrade and returning them to their family. This title provides the story of young pilots who operated in the northernmost part of Vietnam, along the DMZ..… Read more
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1st Marine Division in Vietnam

by Dunstan, Simon

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Viceroy Books
Published
2008
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9780760331590
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Motorbooks International, 2008. New book, 128 pages. Like other volumes in the "Spearhead" series, this book takes readers to the cutting edge of warfare - for a close-up look at the make-up, operations and performance of a military unit operating independently and forcefully at the forefront of battle. With a focus on the aspects of war that most narrative histories… Read more
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The Vietnam War 1956-1975

by Wiest, Andy

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Viceroy Books
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2002
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9781841764191
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University Park, Illinois, U.S.A.: Osprey Pub Co, 2002. New book, 95 pages, ESS038. The Vietnam War was arguably the most important event, or series of events, of the "American Century." America entered the brutal conflict certain of its Cold War doctrines and certain of its moral mission to save the world from the advance of communism. As this book explains,… Read more
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Chickenhawk

by Mason, Robert

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Viceroy Books
Published
1983
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9780552160988
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Corgi Books, 1983. New book, 399 pages. As a child, Robert Mason dreamed of levitating. As a young man, he dreamed of flying helicopters - and the U.S. Army gave him his first chance. They sent him to Vietnam where, between August 1965 and July 1966, he flew more than 1,000 assault missions. In this book, Robert Mason gives us… Read more
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The Vietnam War

by Grant, Reg

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Viceroy Books
Published
2005
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9780836856675
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World Almanac Library, 2005. New book, 64 pages. This book explores the long and costly civil war pitting South Vietnamese and U.S. forces against South Vietnamese and U.S. forces against communist guerrillas and North Vietnamese troops. It examines the conflict's roots in the Vietnamese rebellion against French colonialism after World War II and charts the increasing role of the United… Read more
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Fighting to Leave: The Final Years of America's War 1972-1973

by Stoffey, Colonel Robert E.

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2008
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9780760333105
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Zenith Press, 2008. New book, 336 pages. This book covers the Vietnam War during 1972-1973, the tumultuous final years of the U.S. involvement, as experienced by Colonel Robert E. Stoffey, a Marine Corps aviator who served three combat tours in Vietnam. During his first two tours, 1965-1966 and 1969-1970, Stoffey flew 440 combat missions out of Da Nang and Marble… Read more
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Vietnam: a War Lost and Won

by Cawthorne, Nigel

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Published
2008
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9781741823745
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Hinkler Books, 2008. New book, 256 pages. Vietnam is the first war America lost on the ground. In this profusely illustrated account, historian Nigel Cawthorne traces the conflict from its inception to its traumatic end. He looks at the political events that led to the war and examines its impact upon both the Americans and Vietnamese, whose battle for the… Read more
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Once a Warrior King : Memories of an Officer in Vietnam

by Donovan, David

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Viceroy Books
Published
2005
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9780304367139
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Cassell, 2005. New book, 400 pages. David Donovan's assignment in Vietnam was a remote and lonely posting in the Mekong Delta. He and his four-man team, without aerial support or the comforts of a well-supplied base, had to protect and lead the local village militias against the Vietcong. This book is written with rare perception about his life of uncertainty… Read more
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Airborne in Vietnam

by Dunstan, Simon; Sharpe Michael

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Viceroy Books
Published
2007
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9781905573912
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Chartwell Books, 2007. New book, 192 pages, 200+ photos. Although the helicopter was used in assualt operations in Korea, at Suez, and in Algeria, the concept of helicopter-borne airmobility was not fully realised until the US involvement in Southeast Asia. There, two US Army units were at the forefront of bold and imaginative heli-borne assault operations: 1st Air Cavalry (the… Read more
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