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The letters Joseph War, one of the elite Marine Scout Snipers, wrote home reveal a side of the Vietnam war seldom seen. Whether under nigthly mortar attack in An Hoa, with a Marine company in the bullet-scarred jungle, on secret missions to Laos, or on dangerous two-man hunter-kills, Ward lived the war in a way few men did. And he fought the enemy as few men did--up close and personal.
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Dear Mom - A Sniper's Vietnam
December 31st, 2014
For those who have not been to war, read and learn. For those that have, welcome home and thank you for all you have have sacrificed!
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Funny and Human, in a tough place.
July 17th, 2013
2nd time of have read this book. A good insight into practice and coping with the impossible, not just about the snipers. The human side of Jo makes me wonder how I would cope. Happy I do not really have to find out. His relationships with officers are interesting, including promotions. His humour is also welcome on such a serious topic.
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