Time in the barrel : a Marine's account of the Battle for Con Thien

Coan, James P., author

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  • Creator James P. Coan
  • Format Books
  • Publication Tuscaloosa, Alabama : The University of Alabama Press, [2019] ©2019
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  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource
  • ISBNs 9780817392055, 081739205X, 9780817319991, 0817319999
  • OCLC on1059577223


  • "'Time in the Barrel' is James P. Coan's highly personal memoir in which he relives his days as a United States Marine during a pivotal conflict of the Vietnam War"-- Provided by publisher.


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • The first day -- Meeting the challenge -- Then the rains came -- Hell on the hill -- Return of the walking dead -- The siege is broken -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. First Platoon, Alpha Company, at Con Thien -- Appendix B. Vietnam diary
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