New PDF release: A Noble Cause: American Battlefield Victories In Vietnam

By Douglas Niles

A stirring tribute to the valor and braveness of the allied forces within the Vietnam conflict and a shiny new edition of hard-won battles from Ia Drang Valley to Khe Sanh and Hamburger Hill…

Celebrating the ability and bravado of the U.S. militia and their South Vietnamese allies, A Noble Cause offers a gripping chronicle of either huge and small unit winning wrestle engagements, together with the conflict of Dong Xoai (1965); the conflict of Ia Drang Valley (1965), the 1st significant flooring conflict of the Vietnam warfare; the conflict of Loc Ninh (1967) by means of the Cambodian border; the conflict of Khe Sanh (1967–1968) best as much as the Tet Offensive; the conflict of Dong Ha (1968); the bloody siege on Hamburger Hill (1969);  and the conflict of An Loc (1972), sixty-five miles north of Saigon, which contributed to the failure of the Vietcong’s Eastertide Offensive.

A Noble Cause chronicles the an important strategic judgements that resulted in victory—often opposed to steep odds—and honors the bravery of each soldier who stood his flooring, confronted the enemy, and gave his all.

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