Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “I Protest!” as Want to Read:
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Dec 01, 2011 Erik Graff rated it liked it
Recommends it for: war photographers
Recommended to Erik by: Einar Graff
This is basically a book of b&w photographs taken at Khe Sanh, Vietnam during a period of eight days in February of 1968. It includes a textual critique of the war by the author, a very prominent war photographer of the time.
For around six months in 1968, U. S. Marines were pounded by North Vietnamese forces at Khe Sanh in the highlands of South Vietnam during the American War in a near re-creation of the battle of Dien Bien Phu which resulted in the French withdrawal from Indochina. Photojournalist David Douglas Duncan, already famous for his combat photography in the Korean War, was “embedded” (to use our modern term) with the 26th Marine Regiment during a period of horrific fighting. Protest!: Khe Sanh, Vietnam ...more