The Village Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0743457576
ISBN-10: 0743457579
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Leatherneck Magazine A fantastic, down in the mud and crud book of enlisted Marines fighting to defend a village....West tells of some of the victories and the tragic cost. And he tells it well.

About the Author

Francis J. "Bing" West served in Vietnam as a Marine infantry officer, and later as Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Dean of Research at the Naval War College, an analyst at the RAND Corporation, and a lead CNN commentator during Desert Storm. A frequent contributor to defense journals, West is also the author nine books.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B000FC0WBK
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Pocket Books (February 11, 2003)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ February 11, 2003
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1546 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 400 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
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