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Author Santoli, Al, 1949-

Title To bear any burden : the Vietnam War and its aftermath in the words of Americans and Southeast Asians / Al Santoli ; foreword by Jane Hamilton-Merritt
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1999]


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 MELB  959.704 San/Bab  AVAILABLE
Description xxvi, 367 pages ; 25 cm
Series Vietnam war era classics series
Vietnam war era classics series.
Contents Foreword / Jane Hamilton-Merritt -- Prelude: Give us TV / Rufus Phillips -- Sect. I. April 1975. City of Phantoms / Kassie Neou. The River / David Schiacchitano. The Victory Parade / Truong Nhu Tang. Giai Phong (Liberation) / Tran Van Luu -- Sect. II. Democrats and Revolutionaries, 1954-1963. Land of the Open Fly / Anne Miller. The White House Mission / Edward Lansdale. Revolution / Le Thi Anh. The Nationalist Forces / Ha Thuc Ky. Land Reform / Hoang Van Chi. The Geneva Conference / Stephen Young. The New Republic / Edward Lansdale. Pacification / Rufus Phillips. The Seeds of War / Nguyen Tuong Lai. The Underground School / Truong Mealy. The Barefoot Dancer / Edward Lansdale. Invitation to a Sideshow / Penn Nouth. The Scrabble Game / Edward Lansdale. The Third Force / Ha Thuc Ky. The Ho Chi Minh Trail / Nguyen Tuong Lai. The National Liberation Front / Truong Nhu Tang. The Chinese Priest / Edward Lansdale. The Forest of Pencils / Anne Miller. The Cyclops / Rufus Phillips. Pow / Dan Pitzer. The Short Tour / Chuck Allen -- Sect. III. War Without Glory. Kennedy's Soldiers / Frank McCarthy. The Gathering Storm / Ken Moorefield. What is Beautiful / Lu Mong Lan. Self-Deception / Edward Brady. The Cherry / Rufus Phillips and Jonathan Polansky. Care Packages / Jim Noonan. Leatherneck Square / Adolphus Stuart. Rules of Engagement / Mark Berent. Soldier of the Revolution / Nguyen Tuong Lai. Project Delta / Chuck Allen. Counterterror / Lu Mong Lan. The Deserted Village / Adolphus Stuart. The Shadow / Nguyen Tuong Lai. The Release / Dan Pitzer. Psychological Warfare / Truong Nhu Tang. Rings of Steel / Rufus Phillips. The Duck Pond / David Schiacchitano. The Cease-Fire / Tran Van Luu. Tactical Victory, Strategic Defeat / Harry Summers. Grasping Straws / Peter Braestrup. The Tet Photo / Eddie Adams. Player Dramatic Teams / Ron Norris. Ticket-Punching / Ken Moorefield. Body Count / Dennison Lane. Maharajas / Edward Lansdale. In Our Own Image / Edward Brady. Rice / Adolphus Stuart. Village Development / Stephen Young. Peace Poems / Le Thi Anh. Vietnamization / Peter Braestrup. The Paris Agreement / Edward Brady. The Clairvoyant / Chhang Song. Trust / Dennison Lane. Reparations / Harry Summers. The Fall of Saigon / Ken Moorefield -- Sect. IV. No War, No Peace. Pilots in Pajamas / Janis Dodge. Holocaust / Berta Romero and Kassie Neou. The Coalition Government / Yang Dao. Seminar Camp / Prasith Sayaphon. Prisoners of Conscience / Ginetta Sagan. The Stubborn Guy / Doan Van Toai. Juges et Condamnes / Al Santoli. The Concert / Doan Van Toai. The Discipline House / Tran Tri Vu. The Vigil / Lu Thi Duc. New Economic Zone / Tran Thanh Son. Winners and Losers / Harry Summers. Promises / Nguyen Cong Hoan. Tigers / Hoang Van Chi. New Socialist Man / Nguyen Tuong Lai. Vietnamization of Cambodia / Prak Savath, Oung Chumnet and Keo Vey -- Sect. V. Values. The Picnic / Jim Noonan. The Women's Center / Eve Burton. America / Kassie Neou. The Doctor from Honduras / Erwin Parson. MIAs / Dan Pitzer. Acceptable Level of Casualty / Kay Bosiljevac. The Monument / Jim Noonan. Horatio at the Bridge / Michael Andrews. The Twilight Zone / Eddie Adams. The Dream / Nguyen Cong Hoan. Full Circle / Ken Moorefield
Notes Originally published: New York : Dutton, 1985
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives.
Genre/Form Personal narratives.
LC no. 98043864
ISBN 0253335434 cloth alkaline paper
0253213045 pa alkaline paper