To find what effect the Vietnam War had on America's professional soldiers, and to search out the heart of military life as it is lived in these times, Prashker elicited interviews with 12 West Point graduates now in their forties to sixties. He has produced a Vietnam book with a unique angle: from the officer's, not the foot soldier's, ...
To find what effect the Vietnam War had on America's professional soldiers, and to search out the heart of military life as it is lived in these times, Prashker elicited interviews with 12 West Point graduates now in their forties to sixties. He has produced a Vietnam book with a unique angle: from the officer's, not the foot soldier's, perspective.
Very Good. Hardcover w / dustjacket. Very good condition; edges, corners, and covers of book show minor wear. No underlining; no highlighting; no internal markings. DJ is Very Good; light edgewear, short crease on top of front and back cover. Stored in sealed plastic protection. In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. 1988. Hardcover w / dustjacket.
Fine in very good dust jacket. Arbor House, New York, NY, 1988. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Fine-/VG, Hard Cover, Size is 8vo, 428pp. A 1/4" tear & a small price sticker mark on DJ rear cover, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Very Good+ in Very Good-dust jacket. Two small black dots on bottom edge, otherwise binding and contents are almost like new. Very minor wear and soil on the complete DJ.; 9-1/2" Tall, 428pp. Off-white boards, dark gray cloth spine, bright silver lettering. HISTORY. "How much were our professional soldiers and the key institution that produced them acttually affected by the Vietnam War, what changes were brought about, and what did the Vietnam War teach the army that had to fight it? To find the answers, to search out the heart of military life as it is lived in our times, Ivan Prashker elicited in-depth interviews with twelve West Pointers now in their forties to sixties. The result is a remarkable group portrait, at times surprising in the rich variety of lives and views of men supposedly trained to a single purpose and ideal. " Col. Howie Boone, Class of '64. Col. Rod Paschall, Class of '59. Col. Wes Taylor, Class of '65. Col. Tex Turner, Class of '59. Col. Joe DeFrancisco, Class of '65. Brig. Gen. Roy Flint, Class of '50. Lt. Col. Gill Ruderman, Class of '66. Col. (Ret. ) Tony Nadal, Class of '58. Lt. Col. Bill Nash, Class of '68. Col. (Ret. ) Roger Nye, Class of '64. Col. Hal Timboe, Class of '68. Col. Jim Anderson, Class of '56. West Point photo and current photo of each participant.
Good. 1557100152 B/w photos of service men. The stories of 12 West Point men who served in Vietnam. *** 428pp. *** Stated 1st ed. > DJ Good | > Language: English | > Size: 8vo | > Media/Binding: Hardcover |
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1557100152. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, off-white pages. Paper over boards is lightly edge rubbed. DJ has light edge rubbing, overall light shelf wear.; Group portrait of 12 West Point graduates created from in-depth interviews. The 12 graduates of the U.S. Military Academy recall their years at West Point and reflect on how the experience, followed by the Vietnam War, shaped them.; 9.5" tall; 428 pages.
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