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Riverine

Angela Palm

Riverine

a memoir from anywhere but here

by Angela Palm

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Floodplains,
  • Families,
  • Local History,
  • Coming of age,
  • Early memories,
  • Homecoming,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAngela Palm
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF530.22.P35 A3 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination253 pages
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27217794M
    ISBN 101555977464
    ISBN 109781555977467
    OCLC/WorldCa918995278

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm. Contents: The first shots --Closing the sea lanes --Into the delta --Strike force --Saviors of the delta --On the barrier --The only way out --Last act of Title. Moreover, while it draws general conclusions about the Vietnam riverine conflict, the book stops well before the US withdrawal from South Vietnam and therefore does not touch upon the significant SEALORDS campaign or the hand-over to the Vietnamese. War in the Shallows.


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