Download PDF by Douglas Niles: 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 struggle and a bright 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. defense force and their South Vietnamese allies, A Noble Cause provides a gripping chronicle of either huge and small unit winning strive against 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) via the Cambodian border; the conflict of Khe Sanh (1967–1968) major 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 the most important strategic judgements that resulted in victory—often opposed to steep odds—and honors the bravery of each soldier who stood his floor, confronted the enemy, and gave his all.

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