Jumping from Helicopters: A Vietnam Memoir

  • Title: Jumping from Helicopters: A Vietnam Memoir
  • Author: John Stillman
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  • Page: 438
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Jumping from Helicopters A Vietnam Memoir In at age nineteen John Stillman refusing to wait for the draft voluntarily enlisted in the Army to aid his fellow countrymen in one of the most opposed involvements in our nation s history the
    In 1967, at age nineteen, John Stillman refusing to wait for the draft voluntarily enlisted in the Army to aid his fellow countrymen in one of the most opposed involvements in our nation s history the Vietnam War Quickly falling in love with the rush of being a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne, he believed his service would honorably help the South Vietnamese protect In 1967, at age nineteen, John Stillman refusing to wait for the draft voluntarily enlisted in the Army to aid his fellow countrymen in one of the most opposed involvements in our nation s history the Vietnam War Quickly falling in love with the rush of being a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne, he believed his service would honorably help the South Vietnamese protect their country from the ruthless communist North and their Southern allies But once in the volatile jungles of Vietnam, the merciless hunting and killing of the enemy, constant threat of landmines and booby traps, ambushes that could easily backfire, and deaths of his comrades made Stillman question how any man if he survived could ever return to his life as he d known it Written with John s daughter, Lori Stillman, Jumping from Helicopters is a vivid and moving memoir that unearths fifty years of repressed memories with stunning accuracy and raw details Interwoven with the author s own journal entries and including thirty five photographs, it is a story that will open your eyes to what these brave young men witnessed and endured, and why they returned facing a lifetime of often unspoken unrest, persistent nightmares, and forced normalcy, haunting even the strongest of soldiers Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Kindle Edition, 196 pages Published December 7th 2018 by Turtle Creek Publishing More Details ASIN B07K36ZXX3 Other Editions 2 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Win a Copy of This Book Jumping from Helicopters A Vietnam Memoir by John Stillman, Lori Stillman Author Release date Dec 07, 2018 Autographed by BOTH authors Enter for your chance to win one of two signed copy of Jumping From Helicopters Unearthing fifty years of repressed memor Autographed by BOTH authors Enter for your chance to win one of two signed copy of Jumping From Helicopters Unearthing fifty years of repressed memories with stunning accuracy and raw details, Jumping from Helicopters is a vivid and moving Vietnam memoir that will open your eyes to the realities of what our brave young men witnessed and endured, and why they returned facing a lifetime of often unspoken unrest, persistent nightmares, and forced normalcy Enter Giveaway Format Print book

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    1. I could not put this book down as I was captivated by the story of John s experience in Vietnam I m mind blown by all he went through Great read

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    2. Growing up in the 60 s I saw this war through the eyes of news reporters and have always had the interest to learn about it from a person who had gone to war I loved the book, it was a quick, easy read with not too much gore, but just enough for you to remember it s about a war.

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    3. Excellent book,knowing it was written by this man s daughter gave it a sense of emotion that tempered it A most powerful read and I had read hundreds of books on this subject.I would recommend this book highly to anyone trying to understand and come to terms with what young servicemen went through during this period of history GREAT BOOK

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