Here There Are Tigers

Here There Are Tigers

The Secret Air War in Laos, 1968-69

Book - 2008 | 1st ed.
Rate this:
In-the-cockpit perspective on aerial warfare during the Vietnam War Many never-before-heard stories--some of them tragic, others humorous

At the height of the Vietnam War, in 1968 and 1969, Reginald Hathorn (call sign NAIL 31) flew 229 combat missions as a forward air controller for the U.S. Air Force. He inserted Special Forces teams into North Vietnam and Laos, completed missions for the CIA, and flew missions with the Lao Army. Most of the time, he flew into Laos and called in airstrikes against targets inside that country--in a war which did not officially exist, about which the world knew nothing, and which the U.S. government denied.

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780811734691
0811734692
Branch Call Number: 959.7043 HATHORN
Characteristics: xvii, 228 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Alternative Title: Secret air war in Laos, 1968-69

Related Resources


Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at Sno-Isle Libraries

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top