How the War Was Really Fought
By Tom Carhart
Warner Books, Inc. (1991; paperback)
is the paperback
version of Tom Carhart's first book, Battles and Campaigns in Vietnam.
Chapters include the
following: The French
Debacle (Dien Bien Phu), Chopper War (Ia Drang Valley), Massive Power Pushes
(Junction City), The Air War, The Naval War, The Explosion (Tet 1968), Retaking
the Citadel (Battle of Hue), The Marine Corps Holds (Battle of Khe Sanh), The
Cambodian Incursion, Lunge into Laos (Lam Son 719), The Easter Offensive of
1972, The Fall of South Vietnam, and Indochina Smolders On. The book examines
how it was that America
won the battles and yet lost the war.
while out of print, is available through used book dealers, and can be found
through the links below.
on Abebooks.com (American Book Exchange)