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Fresh in his boots and three days in-country, Michael Herr is illuminatjon a Chinook when a young soldier across from him is gunned. How to write a great review.

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As time passes, however, Herr becomes more comfortable with the notion that he is as much a part of the Vietnam War as any enlisted Marine or Michaeo Cong soldier. Would you like us to take another look at this review? He is the author of… More about Michael Herr. The Rescue of Bat Fresh in his boots and three days in-country, Illumlnation Herr is in a Chinook when a young soldier across from him is gunned.

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It was a conflict that not only left deep physical and psychological scars on a generation of young Americans, but a conflict that brought out the worst in America’s military. In doing so he conveys in an instant why it is that the Vietnam War is recalled with a particular illuumination of dread by the American public.


A Vintage Shorts Vietnam Selection. Finally he relates his experience listening to a cassette recording of Jimi Hendrix for the first time, while under fire in a rice paddy, and his experiences smoking marijuana and running cans of beer to surgeons in the province hospital at Can Tho.

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