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Grunts

U.S. Infantry in Vietnam

by Christopher J. Anderson

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Published by Greenhill Books, Stackpole Books in London, Mechanicsburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army -- Infantry -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States. Army -- Uniforms -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States. Army -- Equipment -- History -- 20th century,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Equipment and supplies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 8).

    StatementChristopher J. Anderson.
    SeriesG.I. series ;, 13
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS559.8.S9 A53 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL358293M
    ISBN 101853673269
    LC Control Number98018239

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