A Bright Shining Lie
John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam
This passionate, epic account of the Vietnam War centres on Lt Col John Paul Vann, whose story illuminates America's failures & disillusionment in SE Asia. A field adviser to the army when US involvement was just beginning, he quickly became appalled at the corruption of the S. Vietnamese regime, their incompetence in fighting the Communists & thei...
Jan 08, 2021A Bright Shining Lie is one of the best books I’ve ever read. Amazing work. – source
Nov 13, 2020Oh man. This is taking rate my room into slightly creepy territory. But yes, I do love those books. – source