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Facing My Lai

Moving Beyond the Massacre

by What Really Happened?

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Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Vietnam War,
  • Asian history: Vietnam War,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • War crimes,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • USA,
  • Vietnam,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Military - Vietnam War

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid L. Anderson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7762981M
    ISBN 10070061057X
    ISBN 109780700610570
    OCLC/WorldCa37107150

    The My Lai Massacre (pronunciation (helpinfo), approximately [mi.˧˩˥'lɐːj˧˧]) [1] (Vietnamese: thảm sát Mỹ Lai) was the mass murder of to unarmed citizens in South Vietnam, entirely civilians and some of them women and children, conducted by U.S. Army forces on Ma Many of the victims were sexually abused, beaten, tortured, or maimed, and some of Attack type: Massacre. David L. Anderson, ed., Facing My Lai: Moving Beyond the Massacre , The Vietnam War on Trial: The My Lai Massacre and the Court-Martial of Lieutenant A Report on the Massacre and its Aftermath." A set of excerpts from the above book, published in Harper's Magazine, May , pp. The text has been.

    My Lai Vietnam, , and the Descent into Darkness Howard Jones Pivotal Moments in American History. A nail-biting and exhaustive narrative that places the My Lai massacre within the wider context of the Vietnam War; Based on original research into government archives, personal papers, and military records. MY LAI is a book of trips, of people in flight, of songs, of clashing languages. A labor of voice and journeying, of asthma and air, MY LAI traverses the Americas and arrives at the North to embody the art of translation, the everyday tongue twister that every person who lives abroad from their country discovers on the road."—Francine Masiello.

    Hugh Clowers Thompson Jr. (Ap – January 6, ) was a United States Army Major, and a former warrant officer in the rd Aviation Battalion of the 23rd Infantry helped end the My Lai Massacre of the South Vietnamese village known as Sơn Mỹ on Ma During the massacre, Thompson and his Hiller OH Raven crew, Glenn Andreotta and Battles/wars: Vietnam War, Tet Counteroffensive, . Anderson, David L. Facing My Lai: Moving Beyond the Massacre. Lawrence, Kan.: University Press of Kansas, This source combines journalists, novelists, historians, and a psychiatrist to make a book that is extremely diverse in content. It also includes writings by Hugh Thompson and Ron Ridenhour, two major figures of the war.


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Its unflinching look at the past ultimately leads us away from darkness and towards a more enlightened understanding of a. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Facing My Lai by David L. Anderson,University Press of Kansas edition, in English Facing My Lai ( edition) | Open Library.

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From the outset of his new book MY LAI: VIETNAM, AND THE DESCENT INTO DARKNESS notable historian Howard Jones argues that the massacre that took place on Ma killing Vietnamese villagers laid bare the war, revealing that it was unwinnable and that, in the process of fighting for democracy and a way of life; America had lost its moral /5.

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Facing My Lai: moving beyond the massacre. [David L Anderson;] -- Appendices contain Ron Ridenhour's letter of Ma regarding the My Lai incident and an essay by Jerold Starr entitled: Why Study Vietnam. Facing My Lai: Moving Beyond David L Anderson (Editor) Buy from $ The Forgotten Hero of My Lai: Trent Angers Buy from $ The My Lai Massacre in Kendrick Oliver Buy from $ The My Lai Massacre.

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Title: Facing My Lai Moving Beyond the Massacre Author Name: Anderson, David L. Categories: Military History, Edition: First Edition; First Printing Publisher: University Press of Kansas: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Cloth Book Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket Item: lbs.

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Army’s most notorious atrocity–the My Lai massacre. By Kevin M. Hymel As American troops prepared to force the Iraqi army out of Kuwait intwo division Author: Dnewbold.The Mỹ Lai Massacre (/ ˌ m iː ˈ l aɪ /; Vietnamese: Thảm sát Mỹ Lai [tʰâːm ʂǎːt mǐˀ lāːj] ()) was the Vietnam War mass murder of unarmed South Vietnamese civilians by U.S.

troops in Sơn Tịnh District, South Vietnam, on 16 March Between and unarmed people were killed by U.S. Army soldiers from Company C, 1st Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment and Company B Attack type: Massacre.MY LAI by Carmen Berenguer Translated from the Spanish by Liz Henry National Translation Award Finalist Poetry.

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