They Marched Into Sunlight War and Peace Vietnam and America October 1967

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Published by Simon & Schuster Audio .

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Subjects:

  • United States,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Audiobooks,
  • History,
  • Abridged Audio - History,
  • Abridged Audio - Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • United States - 20th Century/60s,
  • Protest movements,
  • General,
  • History / Military / Vietnam War

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The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7952680M
ISBN 100743533690
ISBN 109780743533690
OCLC/WorldCa53080851

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service members belonging to the 1st Infantry Division are led into a Viet Cong ambush. Nov 20,  · The book’s title is taken from Bruce Weigl’s war poem “Elegy”: Into sunlight they marched, Into dog day, into no saints day, And were cut down.

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