JACK OF ALL TRADES: An American Advisor's War in Vietnam, 1969-70
As the district senior advisor in the remote, rural Long Khan Province, Major Ron Beckett was expected to be an expert on the Vietnamese, from their customs and society to their religion and economy, even down to the price of rice and fish sauce. His memoirs detail his team's efforts to gain the trust of a people whose language they did not speak. Photos.
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