Fresh in his boots and three days in-country, Michael Herr is in a Chinook when a young soldier across from him is gunned. "It took me a month to lose that feeling of being a spectator to something that was part game, part show."
Written in unforgettable and unflinching detail, Herr captures the chaos and fervor of the war and the surreal insanity of life in that singular combat zone. Selected from Dispatches, one of "the best book to have been written about the Vietnam War" (The New York Times Book Review) and an instant classic straight from the front lines.
A Vintage Shorts Vietnam Selection. An ebook short.
by Helen Keller
by Daniel Defoe
by Frederick Douglass
by William Sherman
by Michael Herr
by Michael Korda
by Patricia Ellis Herr
by Thomas P. Stafford, Michael Cassutt
by Michael Ozner
by Michael Prell
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