Vietnam_war stories, books, poems, and more

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The story of The Cold War between communism and capitalism using formerly top secret documents, photographs and illustration, with emphasis on KAL-007. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A 6 day account on a short mission in the Vietnam wr. Read More

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Comments: 11

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The Warfare and Military House

In the midst of war, one can still care. Read More
A recollection of life in the city before the Vietnam War. Told from the perspective of a young girl. Read More
So, here's my very first story of Heroic War Stories. It is about Major Hugh Clowers Thompson and his crew during the Vietnam War. The way he fought for the unarmed civilians and how he was framed and portrayed as traitor by his own government. Enjoy and don't forget to… Read More

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story I wrote for an English assignment. We were told to imitate Tim O'Brien's style in his book The Things They Carried and this is the result. Read More

Tags: sad, vietnam_war

A story of a daughter and her father who has come home from the war. He is broken and scarred and told he will not live. This story tells how his life went from someone who saw him struggle the most--- through battle, cancer, rehab, and life in general. Read More

Tags: war, vietnam_war

Reads: 40

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A mysteriously acting moral law and the quest for authentic life are still with us as time goes by. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

About the book The Life History of a Star Read More
Birmingham. Delano. Chicago. Kent State. War. The Environment. Worker Exploitation. Hippies. Yippies. Cops and politicians. People were singing. People were marching. People were protesting. The news media reported, editorialized, lampooned, misreported, and scornfully dismissed the new social movements forged from alienation. And then the revolution of the 1960s evolved into… Read More
A short story about the Vietnam War (1955-75) from the point-of-view of an American GI serving in Vietnam. Cuss words are retained for authenticity but I've censored them. Some influences: Tim O'Brien and Joseph Conrad. Some era-specific vocabulary explained: gook-derogatory term for Vietnamese enemy soldiers in Vietnam, VC-Viet Cong, rebels… Read More
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