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3 edition of MY FATHER"S WAR IN VIETNAM found in the catalog.

MY FATHER"S WAR IN VIETNAM

And the Long Shadow of the Hon Cong Mountain

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Published by Createspace in USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25929821M
ISBN 101512044733
ISBN 109781512044737

A love affair. Wittig was 23 and on his second tour in Vietnam in when he met Chút, t at Camp Tien Sha, part of Danang Air Base. Wittig, . A documentary profiling three soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War, including interviews with the friends and families of the men who served. Audience Reviews for My Father's Vietnam.5/5(2).

  During a long argument on the telephone in the spring of , I told my father that I was against the Vietnam War and was going to Author: Theodore M. Hammett. More t American children lost their dads in Vietnam. They Were Our Fathers shares their stories, as told by members of Sons and Daughters in .

Charley Valera, Author/Writer/Speaker, Cape Coral, Florida. K likes. Charley Valera is a published author and writer for various publications.. "My Father’s War: Memories from Our Honored WWII /5(19). The second war was a civil war between the two zones created at Geneva: North Vietnam, governed by Vietnamese Communists, and South Vietnam, backed by American aid and, eventually, by American : Louis Menand.


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I have just received my copy of Louis' recent book on his father and it is first rate. For all you old soldiers out there that were not the, "trigger pullers", in Vietnam, this book will warm your hearts. Much is written about our front line troops, but rarely has the life of the support soldier been captured so succinctly and with such heart.5/5(2).

Filmmaker and composer Soren Sorensen narrates his documentary My Father’s Vietnam, a personal look at his father Peter’s Vietnam War experience.

The film also pays tribute to two men Peter Sorensen knew in Vietnam who died in May of in Quang Nai Province: Army Spec.4 Loring “Ring” Bailey, Jr., and Army Cpt. Glenn Rickert. My father's war, my toxic inheritance In Vietnam, Agent Orange claimed hundreds of thousands of victims, including my estranged dad.

just a few hundred dollars to buy more books to share with Author: Charles Ornstein. Hi Jackson, my name is Tina N, and I am one of the children left behind by US military father who served in during war in Vietnam, around I have been looking for him for more than 30 years, the problem is I only have a picture of him and my s: The memoir Faith of My Fathers by John McCain and Mark Salter is an incredibly moving and important story.

It provides an extremely detailed view into McCains experiences throughout the Vietnam War. This book made me wish that one day war will be irrelevant and all the atrocities that come with it will end/5. My Fathers War review My Fathers War was an amazing book I love all of the tension in it and how everything works out in the end.

I also loved how the author created all of the characters personality's. The story had so much detail and it was probably one of the best books /5. Books Design Food Music & Film Video Children of the Vietnam War "I want to go to the land of my father." "It just hit me," Mrazek says.

"We weren't talking about just the one boy. During the early s, U.S. military advisers in South Vietnam discover the same challenges that plagued the French army in Indochina ten years prior.

True story of Army man John Paul Vann, whose military success provided him /10(). Directed by Soren Sorensen. With Glenn Aurelius, Loring Bailey Sr., Margie Belford, Rik Carlson. A personal documentary about a public subject, My Father's Vietnam personifies the connections made and unmade by the Vietnam War.

Featuring never-before-seen photographs and 8mm footage of the era, My Father's Vietnam is the story of three soldiers, only one of whom /10(). In war, there are no winners. That's what readers take away from Tim O'Brien's book about the Vietnam War, The Things They Carried, in the 20 years since its publication.

O'Brien shares what he. He left Vietnam in OCT of as a Sergeant(3 Stripes) but the Country refused to leave began his second war, the war in his body and soul to forget and try to cope with what he had done.

Moki, Tan and Jannies were babies at the close of the American war in Vietnam in the s. Their mothers were Vietnamese. Their fathers were American : VOA Learning English.

During the Vietnam War, tens of thousands of babies were born out of relationships between Vietnamese women and American servicemen. Many were left behind after the U.S. withdrew from Vietnam in After the death of his father, Pham continued to find out more about the man and his service in the long-ago war.

What he learned flew in the face of the stereotypical negative depictions of South Vietnamese soldiers in movies and books about the war. Pham was inspired to write the book to honor his father’s memory and set the record : Historynet Staff.

My Father’s War is the gripping story of a son’s struggle to understand his family’s wartime experience in a Japanese concentration camp, and to come to terms with its effects on in Holland after the Second World War, the boy grows up as an outsider in the midst of his part-Indonesian family.

Living in isolation among the dunes of coastal Holland, he looks on as his father. Synopsis. My Fathers Vietnam shares the story of Peter Sorensen, and two men he served with who were killed fighting the Vietnam War. Peter Sorensens son, filmmaker Soren Sorensen, was only a child when he first visited the Vietnam Memorial on a.

The Vietnam War is as remote to them as the War of or the War of Jenkins’ Ear. Now, 40 years later, we must try to understand. Hal Kushner joined the Army and served as a flight surgeon in.

A daughter faces demons of father's war. Christal's conversations with Delmer resulted in "Thirty Days With My Father," a gritty book that tells the story of a woman troubled by her father. “Amazon has more t titles for sale on World War II but “My Father’s War” by Charlie Valera is the one you absolutely should have on your bedside table.

It’s a must-read for anyone who cares deeply about the meaning and the sacrifice of those who fought in America’s most costly, vital and historic conflict.

On Sunday, Sept. 17, PBS will begin airing “The Vietnam War,” a part, hour documentary by Ken Burns and his creative partner Lynn Novick. For those of you interested in books Author: Susan Ellingwood. Filmed in Louisiana, Faith of My Fathers is based on the story of Lieutenant Commander John McCain's experiences as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam for five and a half years during the Vietnam War, interleaved with his memories of growing up in a heritage rich with military ed by: Peter Markle.

Running alongside the Vietnam war, the conflict in Laos, which lasted from towas nominally a civil war fought between communist forces backed by North Vietnam and Laotian government Author: Kit Gillet.

Tim O’Brien is 72 years old now and the Vietnam War still absorbs him. He is grateful that The Things They Carried has helped not only Vietnam Vets, but vets from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars as well, to be able to break the silence surrounding their experiences and begin to talk with their friends and family.

“In that sense, I’m glad I wrote the books,” O’Brien .