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The Tiger Man of Vietnam by Frank WALKER ISBN 13: 9780733626555

ISBN 10: 0733626556

Paperback; Sydney: Hachette Australia, 2010; ISBN-13: 978-0733626555

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The Tiger Man of Vietnam

by Frank Walker

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9780733626555
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Hachette, Australia, 2010. Reprint. Medium Trade Paperback. Good. 358 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. The Vietnamese hill tribes made him a demi-god. The CIA wanted to kill him. This is the remarkable true story of Australian war hero Barry Petersen. In 1963, the 28-year-old Barry was sent to Vietnam as part of the 30-man Australian Training Team, two years before the first official Australian troops arrived. Seconded to the CIA, he was sent to the remote Central Highlands to build an anti-communist guerrilla force among the indigenous Montagnard people. He was sent off with bag loads of cash and a vague instruction to 'get to know the natives'. Petersen took over the running of the paramilitary force that had been started by the local police chief and started to earn the Montagnards' respect. He lived, drank and ate with the Montagnards, learned their language and respected their skills. The… Read more
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