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            Dreaming the Enemy
             

            Dreaming the Enemy (Paperback)

            By Metzenthen, David

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Two young Vietnam War veterans who fought on opposing sides return home, struggling to recover from their experience. A moving story of trauma, resilience and the challenging road to recovery.

            ISBN 9781760112257
            Published NZ 23 Mar 2016
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            The Things They Carried
             

            The Things They Carried (Paperback, New edition)

            By O'Brien, Tim

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            A sequence of stories about the Vietnam War, this book also has the unity of a novel, with recurring characters and interwoven strands of plot and theme. It aims to summarize America's involvement in Vietnam, and her coming to terms with that experience in the years that followed....
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            ISBN 9780006543947
            Released NZ 4 Jul 1991
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Flamingo
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            America Was Hard to Find

            America Was Hard to Find (Paperback, Digital original)

            By Alcott, Kathleen

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            In the wake of an affair, the lives of an astronaut and a radical are forever altered by the political fault lines of the 1960s, setting off a series of events ricocheting from anti-Vietnam activism to the Apollo program to the AIDS crisis, in this sprawling multigenerational nov...el
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            ISBN 9781474614542
            Released NZ 16 Jan 2020
            Publisher Orion Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Odd Angry Shot

            The Odd Angry Shot (Paperback)

            By Nagle, William; Introduction by Ham, Paul

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            The Odd Angry Shot is the seminal account of Australian soldiers in the Vietnam War. Brief and bracing, tragic yet darkly funny, it portrays a close-knit group of knockabout SAS fighters: their mateship, homesickness and fears; their practical jokes, drinking and fighting.

            ISBN 9781922079718
            Published NZ 20 Mar 2013
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Text Classics
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            Uncertain Fate: An Australian SAS Patrol in Vietnam
             

            Uncertain Fate: An Australian SAS Patrol in Vietnam (Paperback, Re-issue)

            By Brammer, Graham

            • RRP: $22.99
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            A fictional story of an Australian SAS patrol in Vietnam, based on real events. It underlines the high standard of teamwork, camaraderie and soldier skills required to be a patrol member.

            ISBN 9781864487930
            Published NZ 1 Jul 1998
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Dreaming the Enemy
               

            Dreaming the Enemy (EPUB ebook)

            By Metzenthen, David

            Two young Vietnam War veterans who fought on opposing sides return home, struggling to recover from their experience. A moving story of trauma, resilience and the challenging road to recovery.

            ISBN 9781952533495
            Available in EPUB
            Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
            Language en
            Published NZ 23 Mar 2016
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit or 52 loans. view?
            Loan Credits 52
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            From the Stars Above: The Frontier Series 12
              

            From the Stars Above: The Frontier Series 12 (EPUB ebook)

            By Watt, Peter

            A century-old curse comes full circle... For a hundred years they have never forgiven, never forgotten. Now, the war between the Duffy and Macintosh dynasties will be brought to its stunning conclusion.Private Patrick Duffy was forced to flee Malaya as a child, and left orphaned ...when his mother died in Changi prison. Now, returning to fight a fearless enemy, he must confront the ghosts of his past if he is to find any hope for the future.Michael Macintosh is forging his own path to escape his mother's obsessive control. Sailor, soldier and mercenary, he will soon face war again, in the brutal jungles of Vietnam. Sarah Macintosh ruthlessly crushes anyone who gets in her way, and has vowed to destroy her sister-in-law, Jessica Duffy-Macintosh. Fixated on her own legacy, she has ignored her family's inheritance - a century-old curse, to be paid in blood..."Watt once again blends his multi-character saga with key moments of history. Fast-paced and exciting, this is a fine piece of Australian fiction" Canberra Weekly on While the Moon Burns
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            ISBN 9781760557591
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            Language en
            Released NZ 14 Nov 2017
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Frontier
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            Estuary

            Estuary (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bunny, Sam

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            Estuary, by Australian author Sam Bunny, is a tale of people living in the shadow of war. It is an ambitious story that spans two generations and moves between Melbourne, Sri Lanka and Vietnam. It is the story of Mac, whose father is killed in Vietnam War just days after his birt...h, and who is abandoned by his mother. He is raised by his uncle - who the novel simply calls Uncle - himself a Vietnam vet who bares the physical and emotional scars of his experiences there. Mac grows up and falls in love with Uluru a Sri Lankan girl with her own experiences of a different war - the civil war in Sri Lanka. Together Mac and Uluru travel to Sri Lanka during the ceasefire of the early two thousands, and begin to build a new life for themselves.
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            ISBN 9789551723194
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2011
            Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Ambassador
              

            The Ambassador (EPUB ebook)

            By West, Morris

            Out of every international crisis comes at least one great book. The Ambassador is acclaimed for its insights into the political wheeling and dealing behind the scenes in the early days of the Vietnam War.

            ISBN 9781760638399
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            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Published NZ 23 Aug 2017
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Grunt Air: A Novel Based on Historical Events
             

            Grunt Air: A Novel Based on Historical Events (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Taylor, John R.

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            A story of an elite Air Force helicopter unit used for the secret rescue of American pilots shot down during the Vietnam War who were being held and tortured by the enemy in Laos and Cambodia.

            ISBN 9781596878518
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2007
            Publisher Bookwise International
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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