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7 edition of LETTERS FROM "NAM found in the catalog.

LETTERS FROM "NAM

A Family Memoir

by John Knox

  • 196 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Vietnam War,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • United States,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Soldiers,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • ASIA,
  • The Americas,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • History / Military / Vietnam War,
  • History-Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Correspondence,
  • Personal narratives, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8466355M
    ISBN 101418408166
    ISBN 109781418408169
    OCLC/WorldCa62392796

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Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie ) Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam is a American documentary film inspired by the anthology of the same title, directed by Bill Couturié in Using real letters written by American soldiers (which can be read in the book along with many more) and archive footage, the film.

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SP4 WILLIAM JOSEPH FREY. 05 Jun I did not know Bill. I felt I got to know him, from a book compiled by his brother Brad Frey, "Letters from 'Nam".

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