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Title:
Sky is falling : an oral history of the CIA's evacuation of the Hmong from Laos
Author:
Morrison, Gayle.
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Publication Information:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xii, 220 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Ch. 1. Uneasy peace -- ch. 2. Not enough to fight a war -- ch. 3. Vientiane Hmong -- ch. 4. Strategic junction -- ch. 5. For the safety of my soldiers -- ch. 6. Laos is falling -- ch. 7. Spies, traitors, tanks -- ch. 8. Not too many pilots, not too many planes -- ch. 9. Get ready! -- ch. 10. Mobs and mobs of people -- ch. 11. People go like ants -- ch. 12. Three children -- ch. 13. Survival only -- ch. 14. Can-do operation -- ch. 15. Find your own way out -- ch. 16. Thailand.
ISBN:
9780786405121
Format :
Book

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Including information on Far Eastern history, world history, and international relations, this text, edi ted by Gayle Morrison, provides an account of the CIA-genera ted air evacuation of over 2500 Hmong from Laos in 1975. '


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