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The Resource Brothers in arms : a journey from war to peace, William Broyles, Jr

Brothers in arms : a journey from war to peace, William Broyles, Jr

Label
Brothers in arms : a journey from war to peace
Title
Brothers in arms
Title remainder
a journey from war to peace
Statement of responsibility
William Broyles, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A former U.S. Marine lieutenant revisits the major scenes of the Vietnam War fifteen years later
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS556.39
LC item number
.B76 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Brothers in arms : a journey from war to peace, William Broyles, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-284)
Contents
Why go back? -- Morning in Hanoi -- "I am not a Russian" -- MIAs and the Swedish disco -- Dragons from the sky -- The targets of Nam Dinh -- Phat Diem : "Everyone did it" -- Marching off to war -- Talking with generals -- Tran Trao : where it all began -- Diplomatic misunderstandings -- Ghosts in the zoo -- American boys -- All quiet at the DMZ -- An argument in Hue -- The girl at Marble Mountain -- "Number one!" -- The best weapon -- My enemy, my self -- The road to Hill 10 -- The same Saigon -- Boats along the Mekong -- Dancing in the dark -- A My Lai survivor and the white Viet Cong -- At the end of the tunnel
Control code
13125297
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 284 p.
Isbn
9780394549118
Lccn
85045918
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2005 (Access. No. 2005-014). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Author's inscribed presentation copy for A.C. Greene, May 1986. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Inscribed by author for Sandra Cisneros, July 1986. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Stephen Harrigan, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-016). Inscribed by author for Marjorie and Tom Harrigan. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
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Label
Brothers in arms : a journey from war to peace, William Broyles, Jr
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-284)
Contents
Why go back? -- Morning in Hanoi -- "I am not a Russian" -- MIAs and the Swedish disco -- Dragons from the sky -- The targets of Nam Dinh -- Phat Diem : "Everyone did it" -- Marching off to war -- Talking with generals -- Tran Trao : where it all began -- Diplomatic misunderstandings -- Ghosts in the zoo -- American boys -- All quiet at the DMZ -- An argument in Hue -- The girl at Marble Mountain -- "Number one!" -- The best weapon -- My enemy, my self -- The road to Hill 10 -- The same Saigon -- Boats along the Mekong -- Dancing in the dark -- A My Lai survivor and the white Viet Cong -- At the end of the tunnel
Control code
13125297
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 284 p.
Isbn
9780394549118
Lccn
85045918
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2005 (Access. No. 2005-014). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Author's inscribed presentation copy for A.C. Greene, May 1986. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Inscribed by author for Sandra Cisneros, July 1986. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Stephen Harrigan, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-016). Inscribed by author for Marjorie and Tom Harrigan. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
maps

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