Last Men Out

HISTORY “LastMen Out tells the real story behind one of the most referenced but least understood episodes in recent American history. It's a gripping tale of heroism and heartbreak—and a reminder of the price paid by those who do our ...

Last Men Out

A moment-by-moment account of the operation by U.S. marines to rescue thousands of American troops and allies in the final 24 hours of the Vietnam War focuses on the stories of 11 young Marines who were the last to leave, in a dramatic story based on first-hand testimonies and recently declassified information. 100,000 first printing.

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Last Men Out
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Bob Drury, Tom Clavin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A moment-by-moment account of the operation by U.S. marines to rescue thousands of American troops and allies in the final 24 hours of the Vietnam War focuses on the stories of 11 young Marines who were the last to leave, in a dramatic story based on first-hand testimonies and recently
Last Man Out
Language: en
Pages: 179
Authors: Bob Wilbanks
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-22 - Publisher: McFarland

On December 14, 1944, Japanese soldiers massacred 139 of 150 American POWs. This biography tells the story of Glenn ("Mac") McDole, one of eleven young men who escaped and the last man out of Palawan Prison Camp 10A. Beginning on December 8, 1941, at the U.S. Navy Yard barracks at
Last Man Out
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: R.W. Chatman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-11 - Publisher: Covenant Books, Inc.

The last weekend of May 1944, a saboteur is finalizing his plans to destroy the town of Scarlet Tanager, Kentucky, and its coal industry for the sake of his reputation, the fatherland, and the Fuhrer. The innocent will suffer, the uncommitted will cower, those who care will rally, blood will
Last Man Out
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: James E. Parker, Jr.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-24 - Publisher: Ballantine Books

"I WAS AMONG THE FIRST MEN IN, AND I WAS THE LAST MAN OUT." In Vietnam, at both the start and finish of the conflict, 2d Lt. James E. Parker Jr. saw the war as few men did. Now, with uncommon insight and raw honesty, he captures the stark realities
The Last Man Out of Saigon
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Mullin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-05 - Publisher: Random House

A thriller set in the last days of the Vietnam war. As Saigon falls, CIA agent MacShane is sent in under journalist cover to organise a network of stay-behind agents. Needless to say, his cover is quickly blown, but nothing in his training has prepared him for what follows...