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End of the Saga: The Maritime Evacuation of South Vietnam and Cambodia

Malcolm Muir Jr.
Format
Book; Government Document
Published
Washington Navy Yard, DC : Department of the Navy, Naval History & Heritage Command, in partnership with the Naval Historical Foundation, 2017.
Washington, DC : For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office
Edition
First edition
U.S. Government official edition
Language
English
Variant Title
Maritime evacuation of South Vietnam and Cambodia
Series
The U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War
U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War
ISBN
9780945274926 (alkaline paper), 0945274920 (alkaline paper), 9780160934858 (alkaline paper), 0160934850 (alkaline paper)
SuDoc Number
D 221.2:V 67/9
Contents
  • The collapse in I and II Corps
  • The final curtain in Cambodia
  • Preparation for the Saigon evacuation
  • The exodus begins
  • Refugees at sea
  • Seaborne evacuation from Vietnam
  • Passage to the Philippines
  • Maritime refugees
  • Succor in the Philippines and Guam
  • The recovery of SS Mayaguez
  • The Battle for Koh Tang
  • Sidebars: VNN Captain Nguyen Xuan Son, 1975
  • The stalwart Sea Stallion
  • South Vietnamese aircraft descend on the fleet
  • A navy nurse hones her skills on Guam
  • Henry B. Wilson (DDG-7).
Description
67 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25.5 cm.
Notes
  • "© 2017 Naval Historical Foundation ... published by Naval History & Heritage Command in partnership with the Naval Historical Foundation."--Title page verso.
  • "Edward J. Marolda and Sandra J. Doyle, series editors."
  • Shipping list no.: 2017-0350-P.
  • Title from title page.
  • "2017."
  • Includes bibliographical references.
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