Tuesday, December 1, 2009
Hell in An Loc: The 1972 Easter Invasion and the Battle That Saved South Viet Nam
This depleted army, outnumbered and outgunned, stood its ground and fought to the end and succeed. Against all expectations, the ARVN beat back furious assaults from 3 North Vietnamese divisions, supported by artillery and armored regiments, during the three months of savage fighting.
About the Author
Lam Quang Thi was a general in the ARVN. He is the auther of "The Twenty-five Year Century: A South Vietnamese General Remembers the Indochina War to the Fall of Saigon (UNT Press). He lives in Fremont, California. Andrew West (foreword) is the author of "Vietnam's Forgotten Army: Heroism and Betrayal in the ARVN."
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