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Quotations From Chairman Mao Tse-Tung

Quotations From Chairman Mao Tse-Tung

by Mao Tse-Tung

Quotations from Chairman Mao Zedong, better known in the West as The Little Red Book, was published by the Government of the People's Republic of China from April 1964 until approximately 1976. As its title implies, it is a collection of quotations excerpted from Mao Zedong's past speeches and publications. The book's alternative title The Little Red Book was coined by the West for its pocket-sized edition, which was specifically printed and sold to facilitate easy carrying.
The Rape Of Nanking

The Rape Of Nanking

by Iris Chang

In December 1937, the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking. Within weeks, more than 300,000 Chinese civilians were systematically raped, tortured, and murdered—a death toll exceeding that of the atomic blasts of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. Using extensive interviews with survivors and newly discovered documents, Iris Chang has written what will surely be the definitive history of this horrifying episode. The Rape of Nanking tells the story from three perspectives: of the... Read more
Chickenhawk

Chickenhawk

by Robert Mason

More than half a million copies of Chickenhawk have been sold since it was first published in 1983. Now with a new afterword by the author and photographs taken by him during the conflict, this straight-from-the-shoulder account tells the electrifying truth about the helicopter war in Vietnam. This is Robert Mason’s astounding personal story of men at war. A veteran of more than one thousand combat missions, Mason gives staggering descriptions that cut to the heart of the combat... Read more
Embracing Defeat

Embracing Defeat

by John W Dower

Drawing on a vast range of sources, from manga comics to MacArthur's report to Congress, this monumental new work by America's foremost historian of modern Japan traces the impact of defeat and reconstruction on every aspect of Japan's national life. Alongside the familiar story of economic resurgence, Dower examines how the nation as a whole reacted to the contradictory experiences of humiliation at the hands of a foreign power and liberation from the demands of a suicidal nationalism. The result is a... Read more
A Better War

A Better War

by Lewis Sorley

Neglected by scholars and journalists alike, the years of conflict in Vietnam from 1968 to 1975 offer surprises not only about how the war was fought, but about what was achieved. Drawing on authoritative materials not previously available, including thousands of hours of tape-recorded allied councils of war, award-winning military historian Lewis Sorley has given us what has long been needed-an insightful, factual, and superbly documented history of these important years. Among his findings is that the... Read more
We Were Soldiers Onceand Young

We Were Soldiers Onceand Young

by Harold G ; Galloway, Joseph L Moore

Harold G. Moore was born in Kentucky and is a West Point graduate, a master parachutist, and an Army aviator. He commanded two infantry companies in the Korean War and was a battalion and brigade commander in Vietnam. He retired from the Army in 1977 with thirty-two years' service and then was executive vice president of a Colorado ski resort for four years before founding a computer software company. An avid outdoorsman, Moore and his wife, Julie, divide their time between homes in Auburn, Alabama, and... Read more
A Bright Shining Lie

A Bright Shining Lie

by Neil Sheehan

Neil Sheehan is the author of A Fiery Peace in a Cold War. He spent three years in Vietnam as a war correspondent for United Press International and The New York Times and won numerous awards for his reporting. In 1971 he obtained the Pentagon Papers, which brought the Times the Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal for meritorious public service. Sheehan lives in Washington, D.C. He is married to the writer Susan Sheehan.
When Hell Was In Session

When Hell Was In Session

by Jeremiah a ; Brandt, Ed Denton

Sideshow

Sideshow

by William Shawcross

Recipes

Recipes

by Time Life Books

Magic & Mystery In Tibet

Magic & Mystery In Tibet

by Alexandra David Neel

Recipes

Recipes

by Time Life

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Street Without Joy

by Bernard B Fall

A poignant, angry, articulate book Newsweek 'Mr Fall's book is a dramatic treatment of a historic event graphic impact New York Times Originally published in 1961, before the United States escalated its involvement in South Vietnam, Street Without Joy offered a clear warning about what American forces would face in the jungles of Southeast Asia; a costly and protracted revolutionary war fought without fronts against a mobile enemy. In harrowing detail, Fall describes the brutality and frustrations of the... Read more
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The Ravens

by Christopher Robbins

"While America and the rest of the world watched the Vietnam war on television, a handful of elite Air Force pilots, wearing anything but uniforms and piloting unarmored, small, prop-driven aircraft, fought a secret war..." in "the other theater - a small nation called Laos, next door to Vietnam, bordered by the Ho Chi Minh Trail..."
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The Making Of a Quagmire

by David Halberstam

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The Reckoning

by David Halberstam

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The Arnheiter Affair

by Neil Sheehan

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Recipes

by Time-Life Books

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Hell In a Very Small Place

by Bernard B Fall

East Asia Books & Ephemera

The Gate Of Heavenly Peace

The Gate Of Heavenly Peace

by Spence, Jonathan D

The Vigil Of a Nation

The Vigil Of a Nation

by Yutang, Lin

Sawaddi

Sawaddi

by American Women's Club Of Thailand

Charlie Company

Charlie Company

by Goldman, Peter and Tony Fuller

Out Of This World

Out Of This World

by Thomas, Lowell, Jr

The Korean War

The Korean War

by Ridgway, Matthew B

Japanese Mind

Japanese Mind

by Christopher, Robert C

Inchon

Inchon

by Langley, Michael

Arts Of Asia

Arts Of Asia

by Nguyet, Tuyet

Out Of This World

Out Of This World

by Thomas, Lowell

Nara Buddhist Art

Nara Buddhist Art

by Kobayashi, Takeshi