By Michael Archer

A poignant, usually funny, recollection of the siege of Khe Sanh--a pivotal turning aspect within the American struggle in Vietnam. lower than consistent bombardment from the enemy, Mike Archer and his cadre of fellow nineteen-year-old Marines--Orr, Pig, previous lady and Savage, simply to identify a few--managed to outlive and, within the procedure, know about manhood, sacrifice and the darkest recesses of worry and lonliness. comprises quite a few photographs, maps and offers an in depth background of the conflict for Khe Sanh.

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