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An Enormous Crime

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Paperback as new. Sub-titled 'The definitive account of American POWs abandoned in Southeast Asia'.

An Enormous Crime is nothing less than shocking. Based on thousands of pages of public and previously classified documents, it makes an utterly convincing case that when the American government withdrew its forces from Vietnam, it knowingly abandoned hundreds of POWs to their fate. The product of twenty-five years of research by former Congressman Bill Hendon and attorney Elizabeth A. Stewart, this book brilliantly reveals the reasons why these American soldiers and airmen were held back by the North Vietnamese at Operation Homecoming in 1973, what these brave men have endured, and how administration after administration of their own government has turned its back on them.
This authoritative expose is based on open-source documents and reports, and thousands of declassified intelligence reports and satellite imagery, as well as author interviews and personal experience. An Enormous Crime is a singular work, telling a story unlike any other in our history: ugly, harrowing, and true.

Item details

Author(s):
Hendon, Bill, and Stewart, Elizabeth A.
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
15.2 x 3.4 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0312385382
ISBN-13:
9780312385385
Number of pages:
606
Publisher:
Thomas Dunne books
Title:
An Enormous Crime

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Paperback as new. Sub-titled 'The definitive account of American POWs abandoned in Southeast Asia'.

An Enormous Crime is nothing less than shocking. Based on thousands of pages of public and previously classified documents, it makes an utterly convincing case that when the American government withdrew its forces from Vietnam, it knowingly abandoned hundreds of POWs to their fate. The product of twenty-five years of research by former Congressman Bill Hendon and attorney Elizabeth A. Stewart, this book brilliantly reveals the reasons why these American soldiers and airmen were held back by the North Vietnamese at Operation Homecoming in 1973, what these brave men have endured, and how administration after administration of their own government has turned its back on them.
This authoritative expose is based on open-source documents and reports, and thousands of declassified intelligence reports and satellite imagery, as well as author interviews and personal experience. An Enormous Crime is a singular work, telling a story unlike any other in our history: ugly, harrowing, and true.

Author(s):
Hendon, Bill, and Stewart, Elizabeth A.
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
15.2 x 3.4 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0312385382
ISBN-13:
9780312385385
Number of pages:
606
Publisher:
Thomas Dunne books
Title:
An Enormous Crime

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