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Title:
Lost crusade : America's secret Cambodian mercenaries
Author:
Scott, Peter, 1945-
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Publication Information:
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
194 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781557508461
Format :
Book

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The author began a tour of duty in Vietnam in 1968, advising ethnic Cambodian Khmer Krom paramilitaries. He draws on his experiences, interviews with survivors, and government archives to capture both the village culture of a highly spiritual people and their complex relationship with Special Forces