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    Making of a Quagmire by David Halberstam

America and Vietnam During the Kennedy Era. Pulitzer-prize winning author David Halberstam's eyewitness account provides a riveting narrative of how the United States created a major foreign policy disaster for itself in a faraway land it knew little about.

Year: 1965
Genre: Vietnam War

    The Green Berets by Robin Moore

In Vietnam Robin Moore became on the of the first true "embedded" journalists, training and fighting alongside America's most elite fighters. Though fictionalized, The Green Berets exposed the American public to the horrors of the ground war in Vietnam, and gave the men of the Green Berets the recognition they deserved.

Year: 1965
Genre: Vietnam War

    The Best and the Brightest by David Halberstam

Using portraits of America’ s flawed policy makers and accounts of the forces that drove them, The Best and the Brightest reckons magnificently with the most important abiding question of our country’s recent history: Why did America become mired in Vietnam, and why did we lose? As the definitive single-volume answer to that question, this enthralling book has never been superseded. It is an American classic.

Year: 1972
Genre: Vietnam War

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1963Vietnam Diary by Richard Tregaskis Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
A Vivid Eyewitness Account of Americans in Battle
1965Making of a Quagmire by David Halberstam Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
1965The Green Berets by Robin Moore Vietnam War
1972The Best and the Brightest by David Halberstam Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
1989The Long Gray Line by Rick Atkinson Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
The American Journey of West Point's Class of 1966
2003Cheating Death by George J. Marrett Rescue Mission, Vietnam War, Laos, Vietnam, Non-Fiction
Combat Air Rescues in Vietnam and Laos
2007The Rescue of Streetcar 304 by Kenny Wayne Fields Rescue Mission, Vietnam War, Laos, Non-Fiction
2013Air America in Laos by Stephen I. Nichols CIA, Rescue Mission, Vietnam War, Laos, Non-Fiction
2015The Lucky Few by Jan K. Herman Vietnam War, Asia, Non-Fiction
The Fall of Saigon and the Rescue Mission of the USS Kirk
2021The Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club by Thomas McKelvey Cleaver Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
Naval Aviation in the Vietnam War

 

 

 


 

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