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1 A Station in the Delta
Cassidy, John
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1979 0-684-16156-7 / 9780684161563 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with green foil lettering on spine (unchipped). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 380 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, with a mere hint of wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007646

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2 A Station in the Delta
Cassidy, John
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1979 0-684-16156-7 / 9780684161563 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean unfaded black boards with unchipped green metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 380 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about a field officer of the CIA, set in war-torn Vietnam in the 1960's. 8vo. Fiction. 015980

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Tsing-Boom, Freeling, Nicolas
3 Tsing-Boom
Freeling, Nicolas
New York/Evanston Harper & Row 1969 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black boards with clean gray cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No bumping, tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of faint soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspense story set in Vietnam. 8vo. Fiction. 013749

Price: 15.00 USD
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4 A Tract of Time
Hempstone, Smith
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1966 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
fFirst Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. This book was misbound at publisher's, with cover boards flipped over, and title appearing on rear cover. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 271 pgs. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped, but has some rubbing to rear panel, 1" closed tear at spine fold, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. A novel set in Vietnam in 1963 - a fictional tale that is essentially true, for it is based on Smith Hempstone's firsthand experience as a soldier and as a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Daily News, not only in Vietnam but also in Korea, Algeria, Cyprus, the Congo and Malaysia, where men have died alone and full of fear. 009393

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Tree of Smoke A Novel, Johnson, Denis
5 Tree of Smoke A Novel
Johnson, Denis
New York Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2007 0374279128 / 9780374279127 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page in unclipped jacket. Mustard yellow boards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages are clean; small remainder mark to top page edges (black dot). 614 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped (27.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020084

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Wound Within: America in the Vietnam Years, 1945-1974, Kendrick, Alexander
6 The Wound Within: America in the Vietnam Years, 1945-1974
Kendrick, Alexander
Boston Little Brown 1974 0-316-48841-0 / 9780316488419 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean beige cloth boards with brown title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark brown endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 432 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket has small clip to corner of front inside flap, but publisher's price is still intact (12.95); unchipped, no tears, with slight browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Large 8vo. American History. 016743

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Weary Falcon, Mayer, Tom
7 The Weary Falcon
Mayer, Tom
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1971 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 174 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, with hint of edge wear at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Tom Mayer's stories of Vietnam are as brilliant a portrait of the male at war today as the stories Hemingway wrote about soldiers in Italy and Spain three and four decades ago." 8vo. Vietnam War. 013321

Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Where The Rivers Ran Backward
Merritt, William E.
Athens/London University of Georgia Press 1989 0-8203-1107-3 / 9780820311074 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Front free endpaper has ink-stamp of book store (Strands). 291 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with mere hint of edgewear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Vietnam War. 011019

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9 Captured!
Miller, Carolyn Paine
Chappaqua, New York, U.S.A. Christian Herald Books 1977 0-915684-17-9 / 9780915684175 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 288 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The true story of a family's imprisonment by the Vietcong. 8vo. Vietnam. 009165

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Tapestries, Nguyen, Kien
10 The Tapestries
Nguyen, Kien
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Little Brown 2002 0-316-28441-6 / 9780316284417 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with small dragon-fly design blind-stamped on upper corner of front board, red spine with black lettering. Hint of bump to one spine corner. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 311 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A stunning novel set in turn-of-the-century Vietnam. 8vo. Fiction. 013531

Price: 12.00 USD
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Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones, Peter Arnett
11 Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones
Peter Arnett
New York Simon & Schuster 1994 0671755862 / 9780671755867 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Trade Edition, first printing (with full number line) in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white glossy photographs. 463 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality. 024930

Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Beyond Vietnam: The United States and Asia
Reischauer, Edwin O.
New York Knopf 1967 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with gold and black lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Clean, bright dustjacket has been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 242 pgs. "A distinguished scholar analyzes the failures of our foreign policy in Asia and makes fundamental proposals for its revision to avoid other Vietnams". 8vo. Political. 005300

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13 Everything We Had: An Oral History of The Vietnam War By Thirty-three American Soldiers Who Fought It
Santoli, Al
New York Random House 1981 0-394-51269-3 / 9780394512693 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with gold lettering on cover, black cloth spine with gold lettering. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. P/O name on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has a few small closed edge tears, a little wear at bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Vietnam. 004161

Price: 10.00 USD
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Johnny Got His Gun, Trumbo, Dalton
14 Johnny Got His Gun
Trumbo, Dalton
New York Monogram Publishers 1946 Eighth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ fair Jacket 
Clean unfaded red leather-textured boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean red top-stained page edges. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 309 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, large portion of rear inside flap torn away; chipping to top spine edge and corner, very shallow chipping at base of spine, a few short closed edge tears; aside from the torn rear inside flap, still decent looking in new archival quality mylar cover. Joe, a young American soldier, is hit by a mortar shell on the last day of World War I. He lies in a hospital bed in a fate worse than death --- a quadruple amputee who has lost his arms, legs, eyes, ears, mouth and nose. He remains conscious and able to think, thereby reliving his life through strange dreams and memories, unable to distinguish whether he is awake or dreaming. He remains frustrated by his situation, until one day he discovers a unique way to communicate with his caregivers. A powerful anti-war document; also a powerful and brilliant work of the imagination. A book on war that can never be forgotten by anyone who ever reads it. 017611

Price: 200.00 USD
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15 Vietnam Doctor
Turpin, Dr. James W. With Al Hirshberg
McGraw Hill Book Co. 1966 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean dark blue boards with clean beige spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. INSCRIBED and signed by author in the following manner: "Any man's death diminishes me - J. Donne - Jim Turpin, M.D. - Project Concern". Illustrated with photographs. NY State Jaycee Distinguished Service Awards Luncheon brochure honoring Dr. Jim Turpin enclosed (photograph of Turpin on brochure). Dustjacket is clean and bright, has not been price clipped, is unchipped with a mere hint of wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006306

Price: 25.00 USD
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