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Khe Sanh: Siege in the Clouds

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From critically acclaimed military historian Eric Hammel comes a vivid oral history account of the Tet 1968 siege of the Khe Sanh Combat Base. The words of American fighting men caught up in the grueling seventy-seven-day ordeal create a harrowing portrait of tragedy and triumph. "Khe Sanh: Siege in the Clouds is a ground-breaking step forward in the oral history genre. Th ...more
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Published February 1st 2004 by iBooks (first published April 1989)
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Jan 18, 2010 Bryan rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: vietnam-related
Book is individual accounts of their experiences during the battle for Khe Sahn.
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I was a Navy Corpsman with 2nd Bn., 26th Marines at Khe Sanh. This was a hard read for me...
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I was born in 1946, in Salem, Massachusetts, and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I graduated from Central High School of Philadelphia in January 1964 and earned a degree in Journalism from Temple University in 1972.

My road to writing military history began at age 12, when I was stuck in bed for a week with a childhood illness. My father bought me the first paperback book I ever owned, Walter
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