The Resource Dead men flying : victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels, Patrick Henry Brady with Meghan Brady Smith, (electronic resource)

Dead men flying : victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels, Patrick Henry Brady with Meghan Brady Smith, (electronic resource)

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Dead men flying : victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels
Title
Dead men flying
Title remainder
victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels
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Patrick Henry Brady with Meghan Brady Smith
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Language
eng
Summary
Viet Nam may be the only war we ever fought, or perhaps that was ever fought, in which the heroism of the American soldier was accompanied by humanitarianism unmatched in the annals of warfare. And the humanitarianism took place during the heat of the battle. The GI fixed as he fought, he cured and educated and built in the middle of the battle. He truly cared for, and about, those people. What other Army has ever done that? Humanitarianism was America's great victory in Viet Nam. Spearheading the humanitarian efforts were the air ambulance operations, call-sign Dust Off, the most dangerous of
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EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 959.704/37
  • 959.70437
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS559.44
LC item number
.B73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Dead men flying : victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels, Patrick Henry Brady with Meghan Brady Smith, (electronic resource)
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Dead men flying : victory in Viet Nam : the legend of Dust Off, America's battlefield angels, Patrick Henry Brady with Meghan Brady Smith, (electronic resource)
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; PART I: SEMI-WAR; 1 Meeting the Man; 2 A Flying Christmas Tree; 3 Red Clay, Rabies, and Titty Mountain; 4 Lethal Patients; 5 The Big Grandmother of Medicine; 6 Death Spiral; 7 WHAM; 8 Duty in the Pearl of the Orient; 9 Ghost Riders in the Sky; 10 Portable Red Crosses; 11 Geneva, the Dead, and Preventive Medicine; 12 A Traitor in the 57th; 13 The Genius of a Mad Man; 14 An Atheist Is My Co-Pilot; 15 Two Unlucky Irishmen; 16 When I Have Your Wounded; 17 The Kelly Way; 18 Kelly's Krazies; 19 Between His Ankles; 20 Lesser Nobles and Butterfly Balls
  • 21 I Gotta Get Out of This PlacePART 2: PREPARATIONS FOR WAR; 22 The Flying Red Asshole; 23 The Golden-Winged 54th; PART THREE: WAR; 24 Where the Hell Is Chu Lai?; 25 An AO from Hell; 26 Opening Week; 27 OCTOBER: Man-Made Stars and an Epiphany; 28 NOVEMBER: The Fog Is Lifted; 29 Another Epiphany; 30 DECEMBER: Doldrums; 31 Father Don's Air Medal; 32 JANUARY: New Year, New Life; 33 6 January: The Feast of the Epiphany; 34 TET: America's Greatest Victory in Viet Nam; 35 FEBRUARY; 36 MARCH: My Lai and Operational Definition; 37 APRIL: The Man Without a Face; 38 MAY: Mayhem; 39 Viet Nam Golgotha
  • 40 Where Is the Worm?41 JUNE: Amazing Stats; 42 JULY: A Wedding, a Medal, and My Last Mission; 43 Dust Off Daejaa Vu; EPILOGUE; THANKS AND THOUGHTS; GLOSSARY; A; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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1 online resource (318 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781936488728
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(electronic bk.)
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rdamedia
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