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The Resource A soldier's best friend : scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War, John C. Burnam

A soldier's best friend : scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War, John C. Burnam

Label
A soldier's best friend : scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War
Title
A soldier's best friend
Title remainder
scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War
Statement of responsibility
John C. Burnam
Title variation
soldiers best friend
Title variation remainder
scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Burnam chronicles the experiences he had while serving as a scout dog handler in the 25th Infantry Division's 44th Scout Dog Platoon with his canine partner, Clipper, during the Vietnam War
Summary
A retired U.S Army scout dog handler chronicles the work he and his canine assistants accomplished during the Vietnam War, sniffing out booby traps and weapons caches under often difficult, dangerous circumstances
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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163860
Cataloging source
LVL
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Burnam, John C
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS559.5
LC item number
.B88 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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Burnam, John C
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True
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  • Burnam, John C
  • Burnam, John C
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • United States
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
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scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War
Label
A soldier's best friend : scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War, John C. Burnam
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0833/2006297732-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Dog tags of courage. Fort Bragg : Lost Coast Press, 2000
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wounded in Action
  • 75
  • 106 General Hospital
  • 84
  • Sentry Dog Platoon
  • 93
  • Return to Vietnam
  • 121
  • Dau Tieng Base Camp
  • 127
  • Camp Alpha
  • 44th Scout Dog Platoon
  • 136
  • Timber and Ambush
  • 144
  • Clipper
  • 173
  • Death in the Kennel
  • 180
  • Trapped
  • 194
  • 1
  • Booby Traps
  • 227
  • The Capture
  • 256
  • Life between Missions
  • 262
  • Short-Timer
  • 275
  • TET and Convoy
  • 291
  • Gary Owen
  • Good-bye Clipper
  • 313
  • Leaving Vietnam
  • 318
  • Appendix
  • Gone But Not Forgotten
  • 337
  • 7
  • Ia Drang Valley
  • 17
  • Bong Son
  • 38
Control code
ocm51650584
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxi, 362 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780786711376
Lccn
2006297732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51650584
Label
A soldier's best friend : scout dogs and their handlers in the Vietnam War, John C. Burnam
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0833/2006297732-d.html
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Dog tags of courage. Fort Bragg : Lost Coast Press, 2000
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wounded in Action
  • 75
  • 106 General Hospital
  • 84
  • Sentry Dog Platoon
  • 93
  • Return to Vietnam
  • 121
  • Dau Tieng Base Camp
  • 127
  • Camp Alpha
  • 44th Scout Dog Platoon
  • 136
  • Timber and Ambush
  • 144
  • Clipper
  • 173
  • Death in the Kennel
  • 180
  • Trapped
  • 194
  • 1
  • Booby Traps
  • 227
  • The Capture
  • 256
  • Life between Missions
  • 262
  • Short-Timer
  • 275
  • TET and Convoy
  • 291
  • Gary Owen
  • Good-bye Clipper
  • 313
  • Leaving Vietnam
  • 318
  • Appendix
  • Gone But Not Forgotten
  • 337
  • 7
  • Ia Drang Valley
  • 17
  • Bong Son
  • 38
Control code
ocm51650584
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxi, 362 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780786711376
Lccn
2006297732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51650584

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