Item Description

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 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 more than one thousand combat missions, Mason gives staggering descriptions that cut to the heart of the combat experience: the fear and belligerence, the quiet insights and raging madness, the lasting friendships and sudden death—the extreme emotions of a "chickenhawk" in constant danger.

Product Details

  • Author: Robert Mason
  • Publication Date: 2005-03-29
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: Penguin Books
  • Binding: Paperback, 512 pages
  • Brand: Penguin Books
  • Features:
    • Chickenhawk
  • Item Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 503L x 86W x 776H
    • Weight: 74
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 770L x 490W x 110H
    • Weight: 65
  • List Price: $18.00
  • ISBN: 0143035711
  • ASIN: 0143035711

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