Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam

Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam ᘓ Importance of text ৭ Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam ᙤ Author Mark Bowden ᚱ Meticulously analytical excellent gives us the clearest picture yet of what happened in Vietnam USA Today Hue 1968 is a meticulous and vivid retelling of an important battle New York TimesAn extraordinary feat of journalism To understand what it is to be human, you must understand war, which is unique to our species In Hue 1968, we read about humanity placed in a crucible, out of which comes both refined steel and slag Here the best and worst of human behaviour is exposed in glaring light Karl Marlantes, Wall Street JournalBowden tells this story with a power and a wealth of detail that no previous history of this offensive has approached this is another instantly recognizable classic of military history Christian Science Monitor Hue 1968 is, by far, the most comprehensive and balanced coverage on this battle I ve seen Brigadier General Mike Downs, USMC ret Hue 1968 unravels one of the great mysteries of our time Did the Battle of Hue end up as a victory or defeat The answer depends on who s asking and who s telling Bowden takes on both roles and does it well Lieutenant Colonel Charles A Krohn ret , author of THE LOST BATTALION OF TETThis book is a tragic tale of misunderstanding but also one of great heroism and sacrifice by those who fought in the streets of Hue and in the nearby rice paddies and villages Brigadier General Howard T Prince II, USMC ret , Commanding Officer, Bravo Company, 5 7 Cavalry, 1968There is no complete, accurate and detailed book It reads like a novel even though is it made up almost exclusively of very personal accounts John Wear, president of the USMC Vietnam Tankers AssociationThe book is a mighty piece of work, and as fine an account of a battle as you will likely read Hell, I wish I had written it The Times Hue 1968 is a meticulous and vivid retelling of an important battle New York Times Meticulously analytical excellent gives us the clearest picture yet of what happened in Vietnam USA Today An extraordinary feat of journalismHere the best and worst of human behaviour is exposed in glaring light Karl Marlantes Wall Street Journal Hue 1968 will tell you all you need to know about the most deadly urban fighting involving US troops in Vietnama heck of a story and, depending on your perspective a disturbing one the bulk of the evidence in his book comes from interviews with eyewitnesses The pains he took to amass this material are truly remarkable, and he is to be congratulated for including all sides in his sweep Times Literary Supplement Bowden tells this story with a power and a wealth of detail that no previous history of this offensive has approached this is another instantly recognizable classic of military history Christian Science Monitor Hue 1968 is, by far, the most comprehensive and balanced coverage on this battle I ve seen Brigadier General Mike Downs, USMC ret Hue 1968 unravels one of the great mysteries of our time Did the Battle of Hue end up as a victory or defeat The answer depends on who s asking and who s telling Bowden takes on both roles and does it well Lieutenant Colonel Charles A Krohn ret , author of THE LOST BATTALION OF TET This book is a tragic tale of misunderstanding but also one of great heroism and sacrifice by those who fought in the streets of Hue and in the nearby rice paddies and villages Brigadier General Howard T Prince II, USMC ret , Commanding Officer, Bravo Company, 5 7 Cavalry, 1968 There is no complete, accurate and detailed book It reads like a novel even though is it made up almost exclusively of very personal accounts John Wear, president of the USMC Vietnam Tankers Association Hue City, Winning A Battle While Losing A The battle for Hue City during the Tet Offensive of provides a useful case study examining nature urban conflict as part major die alte Kaiserstadt mit Zitadelle Vietnamreise 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  • ¬£0.00
  • 624 pages
  • Mark Bowden
  • English
  • 27 July 2017