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Combat Chaplain

A 30-Year Vietnam Battle

by James D. Johnson

  • 31 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by University of North Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Vietnam War,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Military History - Vietnam Conflict,
  • Military Personnel,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Military,
  • USA,
  • Vietnam,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Religious,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • Chaplains,
  • Johnson, James D.,,
  • Personal narratives, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9645557M
    ISBN 101574411330
    ISBN 109781574411331


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