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Once A Warrior King

Memories of an Officer in Vietnam

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Once A Warrior King: Memories of an Officer in Vietnam by David Donovan
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David Donovan arrived in the Mekong Delta in April 1969, a raw and idealistic first lieutenant fresh from Special Warfare School. He was assigned to an isolated four-man team operating alone in a remote rural area of the Delta which was sent there to co-operate with village chiefs and local militia against the Vietcong. As chief commanding officer of his unit Donovan led patrol and combat missions, and he vividly re-creates the suspense of night ambushes and the high-pitched emotion of surprise attacks and man-to-man warfare in the swamps and jungles of the Delta. But Donovan was also involved with the lives of the local people in a role beyond that of military advisor, and ultimately he was inducted into a Vietnamese brotherhood - the honorary 'warrior kings'.

Author Biography

David Donovan is the pen name of a former captain in the United States Army. He is now an associate professor at the University of Virginia.
Release date NZ
February 10th, 2005
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
maps,
Imprint
Cassell military
Interest Age
From 16 To 99
Pages
336
Dimensions
129x198x27
ISBN-13
9780304367139
Product ID
1694646

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