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6 edition of From Vietnam to 9/11 found in the catalog.

From Vietnam to 9/11

on the front lines of national security

by John P. Murtha

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Murtha, John P.,
    • United States. Congress. House -- Biography.,
    • Legislators -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Election monitoring -- History -- 20th century.,
    • National security -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-,
    • United States -- Military relations -- Foreign countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-230) and index.

      Other titlesFrom Vietnam to nine eleven
      StatementJohn P. Murtha with John Plashal.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsPlashal, John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840.8.M83 A3 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3578906M
      ISBN 100271022396
      LC Control Number2002192484

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      The Vietnam conflict is often referred to as the “first television war.” Film from Vietnam was flown to Tokyo for quick developing and editing and then flown on to the United States. Important stories could be transmitted directly by satellite from Tokyo. There has been much discussion of the way television brought battles directly to American living rooms, but in fact most television.   The Vietnam War claimed the lives of more t American service members and wounded more than , And for the men who served in Vietnam and survived unspeakable horrors, coming home.


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