Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History

Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History

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by Wallace Terry
     
 

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"Simply the most powerful and moving book that has emerged on this topic." UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL
The national bestseller that tells the truth of about Vietnam from the black soldiers' perspective. An oral history unlike any other, BLOODS features twenty black men who tell the story of how members of their race were sent off in disproportionate numbers and the… See more details below

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"Simply the most powerful and moving book that has emerged on this topic." UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL
The national bestseller that tells the truth of about Vietnam from the black soldiers' perspective. An oral history unlike any other, BLOODS features twenty black men who tell the story of how members of their race were sent off in disproportionate numbers and the special test of patriotism they faced. Told in voices no reader will soon forget, BLOODS is a must-read for anyone who wants to put the Vietnam experience in historical, cultural, and political perspective.
Cited by THE NEW YORK TIMES as One of the Notable Books of the Year
"Superb."
TIME

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307833587
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/16/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
221,047
File size:
4 MB

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