Scars of Vietnam personal accounts by veterans and their families by Harry Spiller

Cover of: Scars of Vietnam | Harry Spiller

Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- United States,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Psychological aspects,
  • Veterans -- United States -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Harry Spiller.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS559.72 .S65 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1108534M
ISBN 100786400102
LC Control Number94033860

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