Reader Ý Chickenhawk ☆ 512 pages ↠ Randarenewables


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Reader Ý Chickenhawk ☆ 512 pages ↠ Randarenewables ¸ A true story from the battlefield that faithfully portrays the horror the madness and the trauma of the Vietnam War More than half a million copies of Chickenhawk have been sold since it was first published in 1983 Now with a new afterword by the authoBat missions Mason gives staggering descriptions that cut to the heart of the combat experience the fear and belligerence the uiet insights and raging madness the lasting friendships and sudden death the extreme emotions of a chickenhawk in constant dang What a terrific book So much than I expected More than a memoir than a war book It feels like a window back through time to the jungles of Southern Vietnam where we find a war that is hard to understand and even harder to justify While I found myself disliking Robert Mason his book and his brutal honesty is hard not to respect He could have shaved much detail from this book and still had a hit on his hands but he gave everything he had to Chickenhawk and it became a special piece of literature He presented the world a rare and unshielded veiw of the Vietnam War The best non fiction on Vietnam that I have read to date

ChickenhawkBat missions Mason gives staggering descriptions that cut to the heart of the combat experience the fear and belligerence the uiet insights and raging madness the lasting friendships and sudden death the extreme emotions of a chickenhawk in constant dang What a terrific book So much than I expected More than a memoir than a war book It feels like a window back through time to the jungles of Southern Vietnam where we find a war that is hard to understand and even harder to justify While I found myself disliking Robert Mason his book and his brutal honesty is hard not to respect He could have shaved much detail from this book and still had a hit on his hands but he gave everything he had to Chickenhawk and it became a special piece of literature He presented the world a rare and unshielded veiw of the Vietnam War The best non fiction on Vietnam that I have read to date

Reader ¶ Chickenhawk ↠ Robert Mason

Chickenhawk ð A true story from the battlefield that faithfully portrays the horror the madness and the trauma of the Vietnam War More than half a million copies of Chickenhawk have been sold since it was first published in 1983 Now with a new afterword by the author This is a book I have been wanting to read for a long time and it did not disappoint Robert Mason takes you along for the ride in his helicopter during the Vietnam War flying slicks for the AirCav under fire and tells many funny and horrifying tales of his time spent in country He describes all the events unfolding around him vividly and he really takes you back in time with himThe book starts in his youth and his dream to fly then this dream comes true when he becomes a helicopter pilot in the US Army and turns to nightmare as he is sent to Vietnam under trained and unprepared to even fly his Huey We are introduced to the rich cast of characters that make up his unit and on the job they all learn hard and valuable lessons of fighting this new kind of war in the helicopters This book is a must read for any Vietnam War or helicopter enthusiast Reader ¶ Chickenhawk ↠ Robert Mason

Robert Mason ↠ Chickenhawk Epub

Robert Mason ↠ Chickenhawk Epub And photographs taken by him during the conflict this straight from the shoulder account tells the electrifying truth about the helicopter war in Vietnam This is Robert Mason’s astounding personal story of men at war A veteran of than one thousand com Others have said it better about this memoir Written in the years just after it occurred And which I failed to read in the than 50 years between Because it's too close to homeRobert Mason added an update as of 2004 And I just have to add several issues that others sure haven't in regard to details in this telling I STILL know at least 4 men who use the phrase swave and deboner Said AND spelled exactly like that In fact I heard it last week just outside a conference room after a MRI between two of themGreen snakes and 31 out of 33 species being poisonous And having the eyes and cognition as that man did who knew he just got bit so laid down in the deep grass to sleep and to dieTechnical prone reading lovers might like this one as much as the fighting men willFor me too sorrowful and terrible to not skim read in parts And remember those who I loved who never came home