An Accidental Soldier: Memoirs of a Mestizo in Vietnam / Edition 1

An Accidental Soldier: Memoirs of a Mestizo in Vietnam / Edition 1

by Manny Garcia
ISBN-10:
0826330134
ISBN-13:
9780826330130
Pub. Date:
03/28/2003
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press

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An Accidental Soldier: Memoirs of a Mestizo in Vietnam / Edition 1


This is a forthright and piercing account of one soldier's participation in the war in Vietnam. Grounded in facts but still full of humor, it is a tale that follows a young man from Colorado through the horrors of war and beyond.

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ISBN-13: 9780826330130
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication date: 03/28/2003
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 286
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Chameleon
Chapter 2: The Recruit
Chapter 3: The Infantryman
Chapter 4: Airborne Ranger
Chapter 5: Cherry
Chapter 6: Hell's Foyer
Chapter 7: The Field Trip
Chapter 8: Lady Killer
Chapter 9: Headshot
Chapter 10: Strike Force
Chapter 11: Jungle Rat
Chapter 12: I Corps
Chapter 13: Bastogne Revisited
Chapter 14: Foul
Chapter 15: Left-handed Eloquence
Chapter 16: Hindsight and Movement
Epilogue

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