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Sky is Falling: An Oral History of the CIA's Evacuation of the Hmong from Laos

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Including information on Far Eastern history, world history, and international relations, this text, edi ted by Gayle Morrison, provides an account of the CIA-genera ted air evacuation of over 2500 Hmong from Laos in 1975. '
Hardcover, 220 pages
Published January 31st 1999 by McFarland & Company (first published November 1998)
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There's so much about this account that moved and informed me. If you are interested in this war or clandestine military operations in general or children as soldiers or the devastating struggles of mere human beings attempting to recover in the aftermath of a monster war fought in their own back yard, you should read it.

It's an oral history compiled by Morrison, who received a research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The focus is on Hmong accounts, but American pilots, ai
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