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    • The Other Vietnam War: A Helicopter Pilot's Life in Vietnam

    • By: Marc Cullison
    • Narrated by: Marc Cullison
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    In Vietnam, we weren’t out to be heroes. We just did our jobs. For a helicopter pilot, each day was like all the others. You flew the mission and never stopped to think that it might be your last. You didn’t think about the bullet holes in the helicopter, the cracks in the tail boom, or any of it until night, lying in bed when you couldn’t think of anything else. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A different point of view

    • By GEL on 12-04-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Embers of War

    • The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam
    • By: Fredrik Logevall
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
    • Length: 32 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
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      5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 75

    In this landmark work that will forever change your understanding of how and why America went to war in Vietnam, author Fredrik Logevall taps newly accessible diplomatic archives in several nations and traces the path that led two Western nations to tragically lose their way in the jungles of Southeast Asia. He brings to life the bloodiest battles of France’s final years in Indochina - and describes how, from an early point, a succession of American leaders made disastrous policy choices that put America on its own collision course with history. 

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Nothing novel - good backstory for the unfamiliar

    • By Kevin Warren on 03-11-19

    Regular price: $48.95

    • Run Through the Jungle

    • Real Adventures in Vietnam with the 173rd Airborne Brigade
    • By: Larry J. Musson
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 185
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 164

    From Larry J. Musson comes an authentic account of combat with an airborne company in the waterlogged rice paddies and demanding jungles of South Vietnam. Share the experiences of fighting men under punishing conditions, extreme temperatures, and intense monsoon rains as they search for the enemy in the rugged mountains and teeming lowlands. Relive all the terror, humor, and sadness of one man's tour of duty with real-life action in spectacular, stunning detail.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the best!

    • By B. J O'Connor on 02-09-18

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Vietnam

    • A History
    • By: Stanley Karnow
    • Narrated by: Edward Holland
    • Length: 27 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 558
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 421
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 419

    In this comprehensive history, Stanley Karnow demystifies the tragic ordeal of America's war in Vietnam. The book's central theme is that America's leaders, prompted as much by domestic politics as by global ambitions, carried the United States into Southeast Asia with little regard for the realities of the region. Karnow elucidates the decision-making process in Washington and Asia and recounts the political and military events that occurred after the Americans arrived in Vietnam.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • As stunning as it was engaging

    • By David Ewing on 08-06-07

    Regular price: $39.95

    • The Only War We Had

    • A Platoon Leader's Journal of Vietnam
    • By: Col. Michael Lee Lanning Lt. Col. (Ret)
    • Narrated by: Alexander MacDonald
    • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    Michael Lee Lanning's journal of his first tour of duty in Vietnam provides an unvarnished daily account of life in the field. The blood, fear, camaraderie, and tedium of combat and maneuver. Fleshed out with narrative and detail years later, the pages of this memorable book, first published in 1987, show an eager young recruit growing before the reader's eyes into a proud but bloodied combat veteran. Subsequent volumes in his Vietnam Trilogy will detail Lanning's tour as a company commander and his post-war investigation into the mind of the enemy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Totally honest

    • By Jeffrey on 11-23-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Tiger Force

    • A True Story of Men and War
    • By: Michael Sallah, Mitch Weiss
    • Narrated by: Harry Chase
    • Length: 5 hrs and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    The product of years of investigative reporting, interviews around the world, and the discovery of an astonishing array of classified information, Tiger Force is a masterpiece of journalism. Winners of the Pulitzer Prize for their Tiger Force reporting, Michael Sallah and Mitch Weiss have uncovered the last great secret of the Vietnam War.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting Story About An Experimental Unit

    • By Preston on 12-13-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Korean War and The Vietnam War

    • The United States at War Series
    • By: Joseph Stromberg, Wendy McElroy
    • Narrated by: George C. Scott
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Following World War II, the United States and Soviet Russia vied for dominance around the world in an intense contest called the Cold War. Both Korea and Vietnam felt the full brunt of this conflict, and each was divided into two ideologically opposed sectors; to the north, the Communists dominated, while to the south, the United States prevailed. In both countries, America would face her worst nightmare: a land war in Asia. It began in Korea but continued in Vietnam, where more than 58 thousand Americans would die.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Achilles in Vietnam

    • Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character
    • By: Jonathan Shay MD
    • Narrated by: David Strathairn
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 31
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      5 out of 5 stars 29
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      5 out of 5 stars 28

    In this strikingly original and groundbreaking audiobook, Dr. Shay examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer’s Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Although the Iliad was written 27 centuries ago, it has much to teach about combat trauma, as do the more recent, compelling voices and experiences of Vietnam vets.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A phenomenal narration of a PTSD classic.

    • By Henri on 12-21-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Swift Boats at War in Vietnam

    • By: Guy Gugliotta, John Yeoman, Neva Sullaway
    • Narrated by: David Colacci, Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 11 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 95

    Developed specifically for the Vietnam War, Swift Boats were versatile craft "big enough to outrun anything they couldn't outfight" but too small to handle even a moderate ocean chop, too loud to sneak up on anyone, and too flimsy to withstand the mildest of rocket attacks. This made more difficult an already tough mission: navigating coastal waters for ships and sampans smuggling contraband to the Viet Cong, disrupting enemy supply lines on the rivers and canals of the Mekong Delta, and inserting SEALs behind enemy lines.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ride with the Swift Boats

    • By Robert Lion on 05-01-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • 19 Minutes to Live

    • Helicopter Combat in Vietnam
    • By: Lew Jennings
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 338
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 310
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 310

    Over 12,000 helicopters were used in the Vietnam War, which is why it became known as "The Helicopter War". Almost half of the helicopters, 5,086, were lost. This memoir describes first-hand the harrowing experiences of helicopter pilots and crews in combat operations, from the far South to the DMZ, including the infamous Ashau Valley, Hamburger Hill, LZ Airborne, and others. 19 Minutes to Live illustrates the incredible courage and determination of helicopter pilots and crews supporting those heroes that carried a rucksack and a rifle in Vietnam.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredible

    • By Kim F. on 04-27-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • LRRP Company Command

    • The Cav's LRP / Rangers in Vietnam, 1968 - 1969
    • By: Kregg P.J. Jorgenson
    • Narrated by: Don Leslie
    • Length: 2 hrs and 7 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    The new commander of the Company E, 52d Infantry LRRPs, Capt. George Paccerelli, was tough, but the men's new AO was brutal. Former LRRP Kregg Jorgenson provides a gripping account of ordinary men with extraordinary courage and heroism.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good insight

    • By joe on 01-12-16

    Regular price: $9.95

    • Mekong Mud Dogs

    • The Story of: SGT. Ed Eaton
    • By: Ed Eaton
    • Narrated by: Jason P. Hilton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 78
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    On a dark night in the Mekong Delta, young platoon sergeant Edgar Eaton's courage and self-sacrifice would mean the difference between life and death for his wounded comrades. This is the story of Ed the sniper. Ed doesn't plan on serving as a sniper; the small-town Oregon boy hopes to become a combat medic when he enlists at age nineteen. Instead, he finds himself an infantryman in the unique Army / Navy Riverine Force in the Mekong Delta.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Listened it twice

    • By Steve on 02-13-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Vietnam Air War

    • From the Cockpit
    • By: Colonel Dennis M. (Mike) Ridnouer
    • Narrated by: John Pruden
    • Length: 13 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    The Vietnam War is one of the most misunderstood military conflicts in 20th-century America. Showcasing 72 true stories told by American servicemen who fought from the skies, this unique and historically significant collection is a stunning record of the air war in Southeast Asia during the 1960s and 1970s.   

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 21 Months, 24 Days

    • A Blue-Collar Kid's Journey to the Vietnam War and Back
    • By: Richard Udden
    • Narrated by: Richard Udden
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    21 Months, 24 Days is an engaging memoir of a blue-collar kid turned soldier. Threatened by the draft in the late 60s, he enlisted in the Army to avoid becoming a grunt, yet ended up one anyway. He endured a grueling war in Vietnam and then returned to a country too angry to care. While his journey took unexpected turns, his choices got him there, so he did his best to react positively and keep moving forward.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • There’s better ones out there

    • By Will Riddell on 11-08-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • We Were Soldiers Once... and Young

    • Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam
    • By: Harold G. Moore, Joseph L. Galloway
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 531
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 488
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 486

    In November 1965, some 450 men of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry, under the command of Lt. Col. Hal Moore, were dropped by helicopter into a small clearing in the Ia Drang Valley. They were immediately surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers. Three days later, only two and a half miles away, a sister battalion was chopped to pieces. Together, these actions at the landing zones X-Ray and Albany constituted one of the most savage and significant battles of the Vietnam War. How these men persevered makes a vivid portrait of war at its most inspiring and devastating.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Garry Owen sir,

    • By Anonymous User on 04-14-18

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Vietnam War

    • By: Phillip Jennings
    • Narrated by: Tom Weiner
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 60

    The mainstream media and history books would have you believe that the Vietnam War was tragic and a dismal failure. But Phillip Jennings is here to set the record straight, about one of the bright spots in U.S. military history. In this latest Politically Incorrect Guide, Jennings shatters culturally accepted myths and busts politically incorrect lies that liberal pundits and leftist professors have been telling you for years.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Two sides to every story, even Vietnam

    • By OneForAll on 02-16-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Diary of an Airborne Ranger

    • A LRRP's Year in the Combat Zone
    • By: Frank Johnson
    • Narrated by: Don Leslie
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 82
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 56

    When Frank Johnson arrived in Vietnam in 1969, he was 19, a young soldier untested in combat like thousands of others - but with two important differences: Johnson volunteered for the elite L. Company Rangers of the 101st Airborne Division, a long range reconnaissance patrol (LRRP) unit, and he kept a secret diary, a practice forbidden by the military to protect the security of LRRP operations.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Pass on it

    • By Joe G. on 10-22-07

    Regular price: $9.95

    • Ballad of the Green Beret

    • The Life and Wars of Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler from the Vietnam War and Pop Stardom to Murder and an Unsolved, Violent Death
    • By: Marc Leepson
    • Narrated by: David de Vries
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2

    The top Billboard Hot 100 single of 1966 wasn't The Rolling Stones' "Paint It Black" or the Beatles' "Yellow Submarine" - it was "The Ballad of the Green Berets", a hyper-patriotic tribute to the men of the Special Forces by Vietnam veteran, US Army Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler. But Sadler's clean-cut, all-American image hid a darker side, a Hunter Thompson-esque life of booze, girls, and guns. Unable to score another hit song, he settled in Central America, ran guns, and allegedly trained guerrillas.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Scott Ohrt on 01-24-18
    • The Life and Wars of Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler from the Vietnam War and Pop Stardom to Murder and an Unsolved, Violent Death
    • By: Marc Leepson
    • Narrated by: David de Vries
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Release date: 12-05-17
    • 4 out of 5 stars 3 ratings

    Regular price: $27.99

    • To the Limit

    • An Air Cav Huey Pilot in Vietnam
    • By: Tom A. Johnson
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 13 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 213
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 196
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 196

    From June 1967 to June 1968, Tom Johnson accumulated an astonishing 1,600 flying hours piloting the UH-1 "Iroquois" - better known as the "Huey" - as part of the famous First Air Cavalry Division. His battalion was one of the most decorated units of the Vietnam War, and helped redefine modern warfare. Johnson's riveting memoir takes us into key battles and rescue missions, including those for Hue and Khe Sanh. In harrowing detail, he tells of being shot down in the battle of A Shau Valley, of surviving enemy attacks during the Tet Offensive, and of a death-defying nighttime river rescue.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Huey pilot's perspective of the 67-68 Vietnam war.

    • By Jim on 10-15-18

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Last Night I Dreamed of Peace

    • The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram
    • By: Dang Thuy Tram, Andrew X. Pham - translator
    • Narrated by: Kim Mai Guest
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    At the age of 24, Dang Thuy Tram volunteered to serve as a doctor in a National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) battlefield hospital in the Quang Ngai Province of Vietnam. Two years later, she was killed by American forces not far from where she worked. Written between 1968 and 1970, her diary speaks poignantly of her devotion to family and friends, the horrors of war, her yearning for her high school sweetheart, and her struggle to prove her loyalty to her country.

    Regular price: $19.93

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