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Author LinkCaputo, Philip.
Title LinkA rumor of war / Philip Caputo.
Imprint New York : Picador, c1996.
Description xxi, 356 p. ;  21 cm.
Type of Material Book
Contents Contents: The splendid little war -- The officer in charge of the dead -- In death’s grey land.
Summary "In March of 1965, Marine Lieutenant Philip J. Caputo landed at Danang with the first ground combat unit committed to fight in Vietnam. Sixteen months later, having served on the line in one of modern history’s ugliest wars, he returned home--physically whole, emotionally wasted, his youthful idealism shattered."--P. [4] of cover.
Per.Sub. LinkCaputo, Philip.
Corp.Sub. LinkUnited States. Marine Corps -- Biography.
Subject LinkVietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American.
LinkSoldiers -- United States -- Biography.

System Number 000663125
ISBN Link080504695X (pbk.)
Link9780805046953 (pbk.)

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