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    • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial

    • The History of Washington D.C.'s Vietnam War Monument
    • By: Charles River Editors
    • Narrated by: Robert Diepenbrock
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    The Vietnam War remains one of the most controversial events in American history, and it bitterly divided the nation, so it's somewhat ironic that the most famous monument commemorating the war is also on one of the most serene spots in the nation’s capital. The famous Vietnam Wall is a place of almost eerie silence where even children cease their chatter. Rising out of the ground like an ancient obelisk, it calls upon its visitors to stop talking and to look and gaze upon the magnitude of America’s great mistake, a war that began in whispers and ended in tears.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Father of All Things

    • By: Tom Bissell
    • Narrated by: Kerin McCue
    • Length: 16 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    From award-winning author Tom Bissell comes a riveting book that offers a fresh perspective on the Vietnam War: that of veterans' adult children. In 2003 Tom and his veteran father, John, traveled to Vietnam, reliving John's experiences in the war while familiarizing themselves with a new and peaceful country.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Know what you are getting into before reading this

    • By Dr. on 11-08-11

    Regular price: $27.99