Vietnam stories, books, poems, and more

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Story about a young reporter who has to deal with the insanity of the Vietnam War. Read More

Tags: fiction, war, vietnam

A poem about one of the best war veterans in history. Read More
Dao

Short Story / Romance

May 22, 2018

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

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This collection of short stories written for children is really special: personal achievements, travelling around stories and folktales to amazing countries and cultures, researching- something we love doing for everything we write-, and moreover, because at some point, we decided to make it together, the revision, the changes, the… Read More
A group of narcissistic young expats attempt to make sense of the world, and,reluctantly themselves, as they navigate life in the stifling heat of Vietnam. They don't want to be there, they don't really want to be anywhere, and like a Hunter S. Thompson tribute act, they slip easily… Read More
An infantryman writes about a harsh experience in Nam Read More

Tags: war, vietnam, combat

Poem / Fantasy

February 23, 2018

Reads: 43

Shelves: 1

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Another old poem from 2006. Read More

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Poem / Fantasy

February 23, 2018

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another old poem from 2006 Read More

Tags: vietnam

this volume is book one of the Nathan J Allison series Brothers to the Bone. The book and the first seven volumes of the series is set in Vietnam, Cambodia and South East Asia during the Vietnam war and centers around a heavy long range patrol team on dark… Read More
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1975 was not a good year in a place soon to be once called Saigon. A lot of folks who had been living comfortably, some lavishly, with lots of servants, departed suddenly and moved to far off places like Paris, France, to live comfortably, some lavishly, and deal with the… Read More
Some say Tran’s Doh Nhut Joint and Taco Chop began life in the mid 1970’s as a severely grayed old Mayan woman selling homemade tacos and burritos on the edge of an unpaved empty lot where the farmer's buses and cattle cars picked up the field workers. In the dry… Read More

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A short poem about a man scarred by the Vietnam war. Read More

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A young United States special forces sniper is plagued with recurring horrific memories and hardships while imprisoned as a P.O.W in Vietnam. Read More
This is the first part of a seven part addition to the Rose Houston saga. In this story, an American Street Cop and former United States Marine retires from a long career to care for a dying wife. Read More
the story of marilyn and i traveling to a remote ethnic vietnamese village in vietnam in 1959 with our parents while we were young children Read More
Visit the mind of a young man in vietnam as he questions the actions of his platoon and their morals behind it. Read More

Reads: 431

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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Story about a group of soldiers being evacuated from a so-called hot L.Z. Read More

Tags: war, vietnam, combat

Soldier returns from Vietnam and goes to college where he gets involved with a girl and there are unforeseen connections to an event that happened in Vietnam. Read More
a story of my life with my mother in vietnam Read More

Reads: 461

Shelves: 1

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I'm currently working on a Vietnam war story with crude humor, thrilling and exciting action scenes to make you begging for more, yet that is exactly what i'm doing. i'm working on pumping almost every moment with a thrilling vibe and more brutal vocab than Eminem. Although i'm only 13… Read More

Tags: humor, war, vietnam

Vietnam, roughly 60 miles south of Khe Sahn, there sits a hill encompassed in deep history and a past that can only be described in writing. Hill 192, otherwise known as Medley, was subject to a full year of endless assault by local Viet Cong and the North Vietnamese Army.… Read More
To Americans, the Vietnam War differed in many ways compared to the Second World War, or the Korean War. For instance, the average age of soldiers during WWII was 26, the average in Vietnam: 18. Also, WWII relied on territorial expansion to determine the weight of success, Vietnam was a… Read More
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