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Author Sharp, Arthur G.

Title The siege of LZ Kate : the battle for an American firebase in Vietnam / Arthur G. Sharp.

Publication Info. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    959.70434 SHA    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 233 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Let's build some firebases -- Benhet -- Of all the places in Vietnam -- Sergeant Pierelli arrives -- Captain Albracht takes command -- "Crack! Boom!" -- The captain takes a hit -- In a fog -- A "black" day for 155 AHC -- Tracers can be traced -- Trick or treat -- The cavalry arrives -- Puff, the magic dragon -- A dustoff and a surprise -- Night flight -- D-Day -- Did I miss anything? -- E&E -- Confusion reigns in the skies -- Link-up -- Leaving Susan and Annie -- Mayhem and medals -- Once upon a time -- All for naught? -- Epilogue: Where are they now?
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Campaigns -- Vietnam -- Central Highlands.
Military bases, American -- Vietnam -- History -- 20th century.
Central Highlands (Vietnam) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Added Title Siege of landing zone Kate
ISBN 9780811713863 (hbk)
0811713865 (hbk)

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