Published May 1, 2000
by Backinprint.com .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||231|
Incident at Muc Wa (Go Tell the Spartans): A Story of the Vietnam War - Kindle edition by Ford, Daniel. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Incident at Muc Wa (Go Tell the Spartans): A 4/4(21). Go Tell the Spartans is a American war film directed by Ted Post, starring Burt Lancaster, and based on Daniel Ford's novel Incident at Muc Wa, about U.S. Army military advisors during the early part of the Vietnam War in , a time when Ford was a correspondent in Vietnam for The Nation.. The story was inspired by a futile special forces operation in at Tan Hoa in the Central Music by: Dick Halligan. Incident at Muc Wa inspired the acclaimed Burt Lancaster movie, Go Tell the Spartans. It's early days in South Vietnamand the US Army Raiders garrison a town that the French abandoned 10 years before. "Sad, bawdy, and compelling," wrote the Detroit Free Pressand prophetic, too, of /5. Incident at Muc Wa, a tiny abandoned garrison town the vanquished French forces had abandoned ten years earlier, is a micro-look at what the war would eventually turn into. The bungling leadership; the mismanagement of supplies and men; dealing with the indigeneous forces (South Vietnamese Army); and the often horrific outcomes when all these.
Buy Incident at Muc Wa: A Story of the Vietnam War by Ford, Daniel (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(23). The writer, the editor, the webmaster (For the press kit, go here)"Dan Ford is a conjurer of literary just over pages, he tells a tale that is sad and funny, innocent and wise; he weaves together tragedies great and small, the many facets of love and loss, commentary on . BOOK / MOVIE: Incident at Muc Wa / Go Tell the Spartans () “Go Tell the Spartans” is a Vietnam War film released in (the same year as “Coming Home” and “The Deer Hunter”). It was directed by Ted Post and is based on the novel Incident at Muc Wa by Daniel : War Movie Buff. Incident at Muc Wa: A Story of the Vietnam War by Daniel Ford. Paperback $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. $ View All Available Formats & Editions. Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® Brand: Warbird Books.
out of 5 stars Incident at Muc Wa (Go Tell the Spartans) Reviewed in the United States on 9 September Verified Purchase. I though the book was written and fairly accurate for a work of fiction. The characters were true to form and even some were like soldiers I met in Vietnam in when I served as an infantry grunt in the 4th /5(23). This is the story that inspired the acclaimed Burt Lancaster film, Go Tell the Spartans. It's early days in South Vietnam--and the U.S. Army Raiders have garrisoned a town that the French abandoned ten years before. The Viet Cong attack; the Americans reinforce. They're not about to rep 5/5(2). Genre/Form: War fiction War stories Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ford, Daniel, Incident at Muc Wa. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Read "Incident at Muc Wa: A Story of the Vietnam War" by Daniel Ford available from Rakuten Kobo. This is the story that inspired the acclaimed Burt Lancaster film, Go Tell the Spartans. It's early days in South /5.