The Vietnam Years: From the Jungle to the Australian Suburbs

Author(s): Michael Caulfield

Vietnam War

This is the story of the Vietnam War - not a chronological military history. It was an asymmetric war and this is an asymmetric story. A patrol on the last day was the same as a patrol on the first day - what hasn't been told so far is what really happened on patrols: how men fought, died and came back damaged in some way.

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Powerful and graphic account of the Vietnam War - the reality of jungle warfare, and what it did to those who fought, and those who stayed at home

In his account of the Vietnam war, Michael Caulfield quickly reveals his origins in television and film production. Its sense of perspective is fast-moving, gripping and panoramic... - Sydney Morning Herald.Caulfield swings easily from the personal to the observational... - The Age.

Michael Caulfield has been a composer, musician, TV and film producer and director, and was the producer of the Logie-winning ABC TV series Australians at War. Following its success, the Department of Veterans' Affairs provided funding for the archive under the Australian Government's Commemorations Program.

General Fields

  • : 9780733624131SECA
  • : Hachette Australia
  • : Hachette Australia
  • : April 2009
  • : 200mm X 130mm X 36mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 544
  • : 16pp of b/w photos
  • : Michael Caulfield
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 959.7043394