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U.S. Marines in Vietnam: The Advisory & Combat Assistance Era, 1954-1964
by Robert H. Whitlow (Washington, DC: History and Museums Division, U.S. Marine Corps, 1977)
ACPL Call Number D214.13:V67/954 (Govt. Docs)

Title Page
Table of Contents
Part I: The Watershed
Chapter 1: Background to Military Assistance
Chapter 2: The Formative Years
Chapter 3: Vietnamese Marines and the Communist Insurgency
Chapter 4: An Expanding War, 1962
Part II: Marine Helicopters Go to War
Chapter 5: SHUFLY at Soc Trang
Chapter 6: SHUFLY Moves North
Chapter 7: The Laotian Crisis, 1962
Part III: The Struggle Continues, 1963
Chapter 8: The Marine Advisory Effort
Chapter 9: SHUFLY Operations
Part IV: An Expanding Ground War, 1964
Chapter 10: Marines Meet the Challenge
Chapter 11: Spring and Summer Fighting
Chapter 12: Fall and Winter Operations
Chapter 13: Prelude to Escalation
Appendices: USMC and VNMC Senior Officers, 1954-1964
Awards and Decorations, RVN, Through 1964
Glossary of Acronyms
List of Reviewers



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