10,000 Days of Thunder

10,000 Days of Thunder

It was the war that lasted ten thousand days. The war that inspired scores of songs. The war that sparked dozens of riots. And in this stirring chronicle, Pulitzer Prize- winning journalist Philip Caputo writes about our country's most controversial war -- the Vietnam War -- for young readers. From the first stirrings of unrest in Vietnam under French colonial rule, to American intervention, to the battle at Hamburger Hill, to the Tet Offensive, to the fall of Saigon, <I>10,000 Days of Thunder</I> explores the war that changed the lives of a generation of Americans and that still reverberates with us today. <BR> Included within <I>10,000 Days of Thunder</I> are personal anecdotes from soldie

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