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The Resource Honorable exit : how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war, Thurston Clarke

Honorable exit : how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war, Thurston Clarke

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Honorable exit : how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war
Title
Honorable exit
Title remainder
how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war
Statement of responsibility
Thurston Clarke
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the end of the Vietnam War reveals how American evacuees helped more than one hundred thousand South Vietnamese civilians to escape execution or concentration-camp incarceration by North Vietnamese invaders
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Thurston
Dewey number
959.704/31
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam (Republic)
  • United States
Label
Honorable exit : how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war, Thurston Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-406) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Principal characters -- Prologue: The man in the white shirt -- Omens -- Walter Martindale's convoy -- Who lost Vietnam? -- Designated fall guy -- "I'd tell the president that!" -- "In the shadow of a corkscrew" -- Palpable fear -- Operation Babylift -- "People are going to feel badly" -- "No guarantees!" -- Playing God -- "Godspeed" -- "Make it happen" -- "I won't go for that" -- Kissinger's cable -- Richard Armitage's courageous silence -- Eighteen optimistic minutes -- Frequent wind -- Ken Moorefield's odyssey -- Into the South China Sea -- The 420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 430 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385539647
Lccn
2018029232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn1048446443
Label
Honorable exit : how a few brave Americans risked all to save our Vietnamese allies at the end of the war, Thurston Clarke
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-406) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Principal characters -- Prologue: The man in the white shirt -- Omens -- Walter Martindale's convoy -- Who lost Vietnam? -- Designated fall guy -- "I'd tell the president that!" -- "In the shadow of a corkscrew" -- Palpable fear -- Operation Babylift -- "People are going to feel badly" -- "No guarantees!" -- Playing God -- "Godspeed" -- "Make it happen" -- "I won't go for that" -- Kissinger's cable -- Richard Armitage's courageous silence -- Eighteen optimistic minutes -- Frequent wind -- Ken Moorefield's odyssey -- Into the South China Sea -- The 420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 430 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385539647
Lccn
2018029232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn1048446443

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