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The Resource Vietnam veteranos : Chicanos recall the war, Lea Ybarra ; foreword by Edward James Olmos

Vietnam veteranos : Chicanos recall the war, Lea Ybarra ; foreword by Edward James Olmos

Label
Vietnam veteranos : Chicanos recall the war
Title
Vietnam veteranos
Title remainder
Chicanos recall the war
Statement of responsibility
Lea Ybarra ; foreword by Edward James Olmos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most decorated groups that served in the Vietnam War, Chicanos fought and died in numbers. This work presents interviews with Chicano Vietnam veterans and their families that explore the men's experiences in combat, the war's effects on the Chicano community, and the veterans' postwar lives
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3/09236872073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
DS559.8.M39
LC item number
Y23 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Vietnam veteranos : Chicanos recall the war, Lea Ybarra ; foreword by Edward James Olmos
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt 1. The Vietnam War and the Mexican American community -- 1. Introduction -- pt 2. Veterans recall the war -- 2. Idealism, patriotism, and politics -- Gilberto -- Tanis -- Alejandro -- Charley -- Leonel -- Tony -- Rauĺ -- Antonio -- Guillen -- John -- 3. A matter of conscience -- Obed -- Ricardo -- Frank -- 4. Psychological and medical issues in the aftermath of Vietnam -- Ray -- Lupe -- David -- Joe -- Daniel -- 5. The impact of war on family -- Francisco -- Marcello -- Robert -- Jay -- Connie -- Frank and Socorro -- pt 3. Overview of issues discussed by the veterans -- 6. The impact of differing levels of political and cultural awareness -- 7. Psychological and medical problems -- 8. What did it all mean? -- 9. Conclusion -- 10. The darkness of war / Juan Carlos Heredia
Control code
52886977
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 246 p.
Isbn
9780292702448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018270
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. Paperbound.
Label
Vietnam veteranos : Chicanos recall the war, Lea Ybarra ; foreword by Edward James Olmos
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt 1. The Vietnam War and the Mexican American community -- 1. Introduction -- pt 2. Veterans recall the war -- 2. Idealism, patriotism, and politics -- Gilberto -- Tanis -- Alejandro -- Charley -- Leonel -- Tony -- Rauĺ -- Antonio -- Guillen -- John -- 3. A matter of conscience -- Obed -- Ricardo -- Frank -- 4. Psychological and medical issues in the aftermath of Vietnam -- Ray -- Lupe -- David -- Joe -- Daniel -- 5. The impact of war on family -- Francisco -- Marcello -- Robert -- Jay -- Connie -- Frank and Socorro -- pt 3. Overview of issues discussed by the veterans -- 6. The impact of differing levels of political and cultural awareness -- 7. Psychological and medical problems -- 8. What did it all mean? -- 9. Conclusion -- 10. The darkness of war / Juan Carlos Heredia
Control code
52886977
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 246 p.
Isbn
9780292702448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018270
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. Paperbound.

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