Title: Street Without Joy: Indochina at War, 1946-...
Publisher: Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA, U.S.A.
Publication Date: 1961
Binding: Decorative Boards
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 2nd Printing
321pp/illus/maps. Yellow illustrated boards with title and illustration of soldier on front cover and title on spine. End-paper maps (Indochina); frontis illustration (night patrol). Illustrated throughout with numerous maps and black & white photographs. Binding tight. In this first hand account of the French war in Vietnam, Dr. Bernard Fall provides a critical analysis of French combat operations in a war that lasted from 1946 to 1954. Over 94,500 gallant, French soldiers died in this vain, yet valiant attempt to contain communism in Southeast Asia. DJ has light wear. Text clean. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 011420
Synopsis: This classic account of the French War in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia is back in hardcover. Includes an introduction by George C. Herring.
About the Author: Bernard B. Fall was born in France and fought with the French Resistance during World War II. While traveling in Vietnam in 1967, he was killed by a Vietcong explosive. His other works include Hell in a Very Small Place (0-306-81157-X) and Last Reflections on a War (0-8117-0904-3).
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