The Resource Dear America : letters home from Vietnam, edited by Bernard Edelman for the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission

Dear America : letters home from Vietnam, edited by Bernard Edelman for the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission

Label
Dear America : letters home from Vietnam
Title
Dear America
Title remainder
letters home from Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernard Edelman for the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This anthology consists of 208 letters, poems, clippings, and diary entries written by American servicemen in Vietnam. Contains letters and poems written to families and friends by soldiers expressing their homesickness and the horrors of war
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS559.5
LC item number
.D43 1985
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission
  • Edelman, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnamkrieg
  • Quelle
  • Letters home from Vietnam
  • USA
Label
Dear America : letters home from Vietnam, edited by Bernard Edelman for the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Cherries" First impressions -- "Humping the boonies" -- Beyond the body count -- "World of hurt" -- What am I doing here? -- "We gotta get out of this place" -- Last letters
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780393019988
Lccn
85000273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy from the library of Dan Rather, issued in publisher's box, with program for 1985 celebration.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11623279
  • (OCoLC)ocm11623279
Label
Dear America : letters home from Vietnam, edited by Bernard Edelman for the New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial Commission
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Cherries" First impressions -- "Humping the boonies" -- Beyond the body count -- "World of hurt" -- What am I doing here? -- "We gotta get out of this place" -- Last letters
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780393019988
Lccn
85000273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy from the library of Dan Rather, issued in publisher's box, with program for 1985 celebration.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11623279
  • (OCoLC)ocm11623279

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