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Mary McGrory: The Trailblazing Columnist Who Stood Washington on Its Head
Mary McGrory: The Trailblazing Columnist Who Stood Washington on Its Head
By Penguin Books
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ean: 9780143109815, isbn: 0143109812,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
A wildly entertaining biography of the trailblazing Washington columnist and the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for commentary Before there was Maureen Dowd or Gail Collins or Molly Ivins, there was Mary McGrory. She was a trailblazing column...


Paper Soldiers: The American Press and the Vietnam War
Paper Soldiers: The American Press and the Vietnam War
By University of Chicago Press
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mpn: 2 maps, ean: 9780226917955, isbn: 0226917959,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Praised and condemned for its aggressive coverage of the Vietnam War, the American press has been both commended for breaking public support and bringing the war to an end and accused of misrepresenting the nature and progress of the war. While in-de...


The Weekly War: Newsmagazines and Vietnam
The Weekly War: Newsmagazines and Vietnam
By Brand: University of Missouri
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mpn: bibliography, index, ean: 9780826215345, isbn: 0826215343,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
In The Weekly War, James Landers provides the first in-depth investigation of how the three major newsmagazines—Newsweek, Time, and U.S. News & World Report—covered the Vietnam War and the impact their coverage had on the American public, preside...


Heroes to the End: An Army Correspondent’s Last Days in Vietnam
Heroes to the End: An Army Correspondent’s Last Days in Vietnam
By iUniverse
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781491768129, isbn: 1491768126,

Jim Smith might be one of the few people that tried extending his tour in Vietnam and was actually forced to leave. As a correspondent for Stars and Stripes, the Defense Department's daily newspaper, he saw every major city in Vietnam from the Delta ...


Norman Mailer: Four Books of the 1960s (LOA #305): An American Dream / Why Are We in Vietnam? / The Armies of the Night / Miami and the Siege of Chicago (Library of America Norman Mailer Edition)
Norman Mailer: Four Books of the 1960s (LOA #305): An American Dream / Why Are We in Vietnam? / The Armies of the Night / Miami and the Siege of Chicago (Library of America Norman Mailer Edition)
By Library of America
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ean: 9781598535587, isbn: 1598535587,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Four Mailer classics in one volume for the first time, books that crackle with the creative energy and raw passions of America's most turbulent decadeNo writer plunged more wholeheartedly into the chaotic energies of the 1960s than Norman Mailer, as ...


Means of Escape: A War Correspondent's Memoir of Life and Death in Afghanistan, the Middle East, and Vietnam
Means of Escape: A War Correspondent's Memoir of Life and Death in Afghanistan, the Middle East, and Vietnam
By Holt Paperbacks
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780805089639, isbn: 0805089632,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
"A riveting memoir of years of living dangerously."―Kirkus Reviews For the countless readers who have admired Philip Caputo's classic memoir of Vietnam, A Rumor of War, here is his powerful recounting of his life and adventures, updated with a fore...


The Life and Legend of Robert ''Stonewall'' Jackson: Body Builder, Wrestler, and Survivor: My Battle with the Vietnam War, Drugs, and Prison
The Life and Legend of Robert "Stonewall" Jackson: Body Builder, Wrestler, and Survivor: My Battle with the Vietnam War, Drugs, and Prison
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781475990430, isbn: 147599043X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
What keeps you from overcoming obstacles in your life and walking in peace and joy in the Lord? Can you free yourself from the bondage of your past mistakes and learn to develop an identity in Christ? After a lifetime of regret, Robert "Stonewall" Ja...


A Cinema Without Walls: Movies and Culture after Vietnam
A Cinema Without Walls: Movies and Culture after Vietnam
By Brand: Rutgers University Press
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ean: 9780813516684, isbn: 0813516684,

"One of the sharpest and most productive analyses of our contemporaneity and the place of cinema within it and of our new historical relations as spectators to the imaginary universe on the movie screen. This is a study that will be of intense intere...


A Thinker's Damn:  Audie Murphy, Vietnam, and the Making of the Quiet American
A Thinker's Damn: Audie Murphy, Vietnam, and the Making of the Quiet American
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
A tale of the unmaking of the first American movie filmed in Vietnam in 1957, the scandalous and disasterous undertaking is finally exposed. Surviving cast and crew members explain a contorted drama behind the scenes as Audie Murphy goes to Vietnam, ...


Perfect Spy: The Incredible Double Life of Pham Xuan An, Time Magazine Reporter and Vietnamese Communist Agent
Perfect Spy: The Incredible Double Life of Pham Xuan An, Time Magazine Reporter and Vietnamese Communist Agent
By Harper Perennial
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
During the Vietnam War, Time reporter Pham Xuan An befriended everyone who was anyone in Saigon, including American journalists such as David Halberstam and Neil Sheehan, the CIA's William Colby, and the legendary Colonel Edward Lansdale—not to men...


Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade
Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231161350, isbn: 0231161352,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Located on the left bank of the Chao Phya River, Thailand's capital, Krungthep, known as Bangkok to Westerners and "the City of Angels" to Thais, has been home to smugglers and adventurers since the late eighteenth century. During the 1970s, it becam...


Re-Writing America: Vietnam Authors in Their Generation
Re-Writing America: Vietnam Authors in Their Generation
By Brand: University of Georgia Press
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ean: 9780820312644, isbn: 0820312649,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
With his first book, American Literature and the Experience of Vietnam, Philip Beidler offered a pioneering study of the novels, plays, poetry, and "literature of witness" that sprang from the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. Reviewing t...


Search and Clear: Critical Responses to Selected Literature and Films of the Vietnam War
Search and Clear: Critical Responses to Selected Literature and Films of the Vietnam War
By Brand: Popular Press 1
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ean: 9780879724290, isbn: 0879724293,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Search and Clear demonstrates that the seeds of war were implicit in American culture,  distinguishes between literature spawned by Vietnam and that of other conflicts, reviews the literary merits of works both well and little known, and explores th...


Confessions Of A Pin-Up Girl: The Hollywood Sex Symbol Who Became A Vietnam Icon
Confessions Of A Pin-Up Girl: The Hollywood Sex Symbol Who Became A Vietnam Icon
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ean: 9781463535803, isbn: 1463535805,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Pin-up girl Chris Noel appeared in films with Steve McQueen, Richard Chamberlain, Elvis Presley, and Dennis Hopper. She had torrid affairs with some of Hollywood’s hottest hunks, and even dated Frank Sinatra! Then, as a disc jockey for Armed Forces...


Strategy Strikes Back: How Star Wars Explains Modern Military Conflict
Strategy Strikes Back: How Star Wars Explains Modern Military Conflict
By Potomac Books
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ean: 9781640120334, isbn: 1640120335,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
The most successful film franchise of all time, Star Wars thrillingly depicts an epic multigenerational conflict fought a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. But the Star Wars saga has as much to say about successful strategies and real-life war...


How the War Was Remembered: Hollywood and Vietnam
How the War Was Remembered: Hollywood and Vietnam
By Praeger
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780275924799, isbn: 0275924793,

One way to analyze the intensely conflicting feelings Americans hold toward the Vietnam War is to see how the war has been portrayed through film. How the War Was Remembered is the first book to analyze Vietnam War films. Auster and Quart create a ty...


Masculinity in Vietnam War Narratives: A Critical Study of Fiction, Films and Nonfiction Writings
Masculinity in Vietnam War Narratives: A Critical Study of Fiction, Films and Nonfiction Writings
By McFarland
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ean: 9780786445387, isbn: 0786445386,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Occurring alongside the Women's Rights, Gay Rights, Civil Rights, and other identity movements of the 1960s, the Vietnam War was part of an era that rescripted gender and other social identity roles for many, if not most, Americans. This book examine...


The Afterlife of America's War in Vietnam: Changing Visions in Politics and on Screen
The Afterlife of America's War in Vietnam: Changing Visions in Politics and on Screen
By Brand: McFarland n Company, Inc., Publishers
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ean: 9780786427611, isbn: 0786427612,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
The fall of Saigon in 1975 signaled the end of America's longest war. Yet in many ways the conflict was far from over. Although the actual fighting ended, the struggle to find political justification and historical vindication for the Vietnam War sti...


Reporting Vietnam: Media and Military at War
Reporting Vietnam: Media and Military at War
By Brand: University Press of Kansas
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ean: 9780700609956, isbn: 0700609954,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
For many Americans during the Vietnam era, the war on the home front seemed nearly as wrenching and hardfought as the one in Southeast Asia. Its primary battlefield was the news media, its primary casualty the truth. But as William Hammond reveals, a...





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