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Boots on the ground : America's war in Vietnam / Elizabeth Partridge.

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Summary:

The history of the Vietnam war is complex. Partridge explores the war from eight different perspectives: six American soldiers, one American military nurse, and one Vietnamese refugee. Each individual reveals a difference facet of the war and moves us forward in time. Partridge also profiles key American leaders and events, to remind us of all that was happening at home; and highlights veteran's struggles to acclimate to life after Vietnam. -- adapted from jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 959.7043 .P275b 2018 (Text) 37814003341568 YOUNG ADULT - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/02/2021 Available -
Burns High School 959.704 PAR (Text) 37733000000037 Non-Fiction Book None 01/09/2020 Available -
Christmas Valley Branch Library YA 959.704 PARTRIDGE (Text) 37620000927832 New Young Adult Book System_Only_3months 01/24/2019 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande YA 959.704 Par (Text) 35178001717589 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 08/30/2018 Available -
Parkdale Community Library YA 959.7043 PAR 2018 (Text) 33892100546267 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 07/03/2018 Available -
Sherman County Public/School Library YA 959.704 PAR (Text) 37039000146410 NON-FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 11/21/2018 Available -
Southern Wasco County Library YA 959.70 PART (Text) 33892006363445 YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION Book None 04/12/2019 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library YA 959.704 PAR (Text) 33892006314752 YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION Book None 04/12/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670785063
  • ISBN: 0670785067
  • ISBN: 9780142423752
  • ISBN: 0142423750
  • Physical Description: 213 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, published by Penguin Group, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-210) and index.
Summary, etc.:
The history of the Vietnam war is complex. Partridge explores the war from eight different perspectives: six American soldiers, one American military nurse, and one Vietnamese refugee. Each individual reveals a difference facet of the war and moves us forward in time. Partridge also profiles key American leaders and events, to remind us of all that was happening at home; and highlights veteran's struggles to acclimate to life after Vietnam. -- adapted from jacket.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 7-8.
Ages 12 and up.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > United States > Juvenile literature.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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