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Remembering Heaven's Face: A Story of Rescue in Wartime Vietnam / Edition 1
     

Remembering Heaven's Face: A Story of Rescue in Wartime Vietnam / Edition 1

by John Balaban
 

ISBN-10: 0820324159

ISBN-13: 9780820324159

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: University of Georgia Press

I volunteered to go to Vietnam, but as a conscientious objector to war. . . . While most of these events took place in the midst of the war, this is not exactly a story about the war, but a story of rescue. Most of the children I helped save—scalped, burned, blasted, or shot when I found them—are now adults, parents or even grandparents themselves. . . . And

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I volunteered to go to Vietnam, but as a conscientious objector to war. . . . While most of these events took place in the midst of the war, this is not exactly a story about the war, but a story of rescue. Most of the children I helped save—scalped, burned, blasted, or shot when I found them—are now adults, parents or even grandparents themselves. . . . And while many of my funny, wise, reckless, young American friends of those days are dead, what they did and what they learned is not. It is as if all of us were being watched, all of us journeying under a brilliant blue sky that is the face of heaven.—from the preface

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820324159
Publisher:
University of Georgia Press
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.88(d)

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