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The Longest Rescue - a book by Robins, Glenn

The Longest Rescue

The Life and Legacy of Vietnam POW William A. Robinson

The Longest Rescue( )
Author: Robins, Glenn
Foreword by: Day, Bud
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University Press of Kentucky
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

While serving as a crew chief aboard a U.S. Air Force Rescue helicopter, Airman First Class William A. Robinson was shot down and captured in Ha Tinh Province, North Vietnam, on September 20, 1965. After a brief stint at the "Hanoi Hilton," Robinson endured 2,703 days in multiple North Vietnamese prison camps, including the notorious Briarpatch and various compounds at Cu Loc, known by the inmates as the Zoo. No enlisted man in American military history has been held as a prisoner...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Vietnam War
History / Military / General
History / Military / United States
Biography & Autobiography / Military
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.3 Pounds

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