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Highs and Lows: the 1979 Oscars

As we’ve seen, some Oscar years are very serious. Others are not. This one is a grab bag. We have two serious films about Vietnam,  978 more words

Film

Semper Fi Vietnam

Title: Semper Fi Vietnam by Edward F. Murphy

Category: Nonfiction, History, Vietnam War

Review: Well everyone, I finally got finished with Semper Fi Vietnam and I can tell you that I was not really impressed with this book. 186 more words

Books

Vietnam War Veterans Honored in Luzerne County

NANTICOKE — Folks gathered in Luzerne County on Saturday to mark the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and honor those who served.

State and local lawmakers hosted the special ceremony at the Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke. 121 more words

News

Midair by Craig K. Collins

Midair: An Epic Tale of Survival and a Mission That Might Have Ended the Vietnam War (Lyons Press, 246 pp., $26.95) is a book that contains two quite different elements. 387 more words

Nonfiction

Rudderless

September 21, 2016

I was born in 1954 and was in elementary school through the early to mid 1960’s. I remember the Civil Rights movement in our country but admittedly, not well.  1,095 more words

19-Somethin' #21

This challenge is sponsored by P.S. Annie! It’s called 19-Somethin’, where participants answer a question about their past each day of September. Sounds like a fun way to spend a September, right? 180 more words

19-Somethin'