Gerard Shields’ The Good of the Order: America’s Last 80 Years Through they Eyes of One Tiny Veterans Club (Hilliard & Harris, 168 pp. $16.95, paper) could easily feel like a piece of nostalgia for a great neighborhood bar. 554 more words
This weekend the veterans from Los Angeles Harbor College volunteered for The Wall That Heals exhibit in Gardena, California. The Vietnam Memorial replica is a three-quarter scale of the original wall in Washington D.C.
Dennis Latham’s novel, Last Chance of a Crazy Virgin (YS Gazelle, 200 pp., $16, paper; $2.99, Kindle), is fiction, almost embarrassingly so. Latham is a Marine Corps veteran who served in Vietnam. 217 more words