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13th Valley, The

John Del Vecchio

13th Valley, The

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Published by Bantam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7822947M
    ISBN 100553260200
    ISBN 109780553260205
    OCLC/WorldCa21348050


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Spiraling deeper and deeper into a world of conflict and darkness, this harrowing account of Chelini's plunge and immersion into jungle warfare traces his evolution from a semipacifist to an all-out warmonger. The seminal novel on the Vietnam experience, The 13th Valley is a classic that illuminates the war in Southeast Asia like no other book.4/5.

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