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The war against trucks

Bernard C. Nalty

The war against trucks

aerial interdiction in southern Laos, 1968-1972

by Bernard C. Nalty

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Published by Air Force History and Museums Program, United States Air Force in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Air Force -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Campaigns -- Laos,
  • Ho Chi Minh Trail

  • Edition Notes

    Mode of access: Internet from the Air Force History and Museums Program web site. Address as of 8/11/06: https://www.airforcehistory.hq.af.mil/Publications/fulltext/WarAgainstTrucks.pdf ; current access is available via PURL

    StatementBernard C. Nalty
    ContributionsAir Force History and Museums Program (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Paginationxiv, 365 p.
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13636875M
    OCLC/WorldCa70886603

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