They were the chosen ones--and the ones to be the best. Never before had the United States given so select a group of fighting men such punishing preparation. Now they were heading for their ultimate test of skill and nerve and sacrifice, in a war unlike any they or their country had ever fought before...in a land that most of America still knew nothing about...Vietnam.That being the case, I might as well shuffle paper in comfort rather than in a swamp, eating snakes.a Colonel Sauer ... Once an officer acquired a reputation as a agood staff man, a thata#39;s what the army assigned him to do. ... I doubt hea#39;ll say anything to me for being late, a Lowell said. ... aAnd when youa#39;re not doing anything tonight, Charley, a Colonel Sauer said, aI want you to write a little essay for me. Sayanbsp;...
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