The Resource Voices from the Vietnam War : Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans, Xiaobing Li, (electronic resource)

Voices from the Vietnam War : Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans, Xiaobing Li, (electronic resource)

Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans
Title
Voices from the Vietnam War
Title remainder
Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans
Statement of responsibility
Xiaobing Li
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Vietnam War's influence on politics, foreign policy, and subsequent military campaigns is the center of much debate and analysis. But the impact on veterans across the globe, as well as the war's effects on individual lives and communities, is a largely neglected issue. As a consequence of cultural and legal barriers, the oral histories of the Vietnam War currently available in English are predictably one-sided, providing limited insight into the inner workings of the Communist nations that participated in the war. Furthermore, many of these accounts focus on combat experiences rather t
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Xiaobing
Dewey number
  • 959.704
  • 959.7043092
  • 959.70430922
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DS559.5
LC item number
.L518 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans, Xiaobing Li, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Buddhist soldier defends a Catholic government -- Surviving the bloody jungle -- Electronic reconnaissance vs. guerrillas -- Communist regulars from the north -- People's war against Americans -- No final victory, no family life -- Russian missile officers in Vietnam -- Dragon's tale: Chinese troops in the jungle -- Chinese response to the U.S. rolling thunder campaign -- Russian spies in Hanoi -- Long days and endless nights: an artillery story -- And then they're gone... just like that -- No John Wayne movie: real bullets, real blood -- More than meets the eye: supporting the intelligence effort -- Medevac and medcap missions and more -- Drowning tears with laughter -- Life and death of an ARVN doctor -- Korean captain and his hospital -- "Loggie's" War: napalm, fuel, bombs, and sweat -- Support and survival in Thailand -- Three great escapes -- Chinese railroad engineering operations -- Perspectives on the war
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612937712
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)792276
  • (OCoLC)646067895
  • (SSID)ssj0000430732
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11297414
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000430732
  • (PQKBWorkID)10456454
  • (PQKB)10640606
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC792276
  • (OCoLC)649914010
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse2917
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000015066
Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : Stories from American, Asian, and Russian Veterans, Xiaobing Li, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Buddhist soldier defends a Catholic government -- Surviving the bloody jungle -- Electronic reconnaissance vs. guerrillas -- Communist regulars from the north -- People's war against Americans -- No final victory, no family life -- Russian missile officers in Vietnam -- Dragon's tale: Chinese troops in the jungle -- Chinese response to the U.S. rolling thunder campaign -- Russian spies in Hanoi -- Long days and endless nights: an artillery story -- And then they're gone... just like that -- No John Wayne movie: real bullets, real blood -- More than meets the eye: supporting the intelligence effort -- Medevac and medcap missions and more -- Drowning tears with laughter -- Life and death of an ARVN doctor -- Korean captain and his hospital -- "Loggie's" War: napalm, fuel, bombs, and sweat -- Support and survival in Thailand -- Three great escapes -- Chinese railroad engineering operations -- Perspectives on the war
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612937712
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)792276
  • (OCoLC)646067895
  • (SSID)ssj0000430732
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11297414
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000430732
  • (PQKBWorkID)10456454
  • (PQKB)10640606
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC792276
  • (OCoLC)649914010
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse2917
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000015066

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