Scorched Earth: Legacies of Chemical Warfare in Vietnam (Hardcover)
Legacies of Chemical Warfare in Vietnam
Seven Stories Press, 9781609801380, 240pp.
Publication Date: September 13, 2011
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Praise For Scorched Earth: Legacies of Chemical Warfare in Vietnam…
• "I consider Scorched Earth to be the Silent Spring of chemical warfare in Vietnam, a powerful clarion call [that brings together] scientific evidence, passionate argument, Vietnamese interviews and documentation, review of the class action suits . . . and new and little known evidence gathered by Vietnamese scholars . . . to form one coherent argument." --Dr. John Marciano, Vietnam scholar, and professor emeritus, State University of New York–Cortland
• "A fascinating and compelling book on the effects on the Vietnamese people of the Agent Orange defoliation campaign during the Vietnam War, a personal, impassioned account on the part of the victims, a fascinating and at times shocking tale of an important and unresolved episode in American history." --Dr. Michael Viola, director, Medicine for Peace, and retired chair, oncology department, State University of New York–Stonybrook