"The book describes my first seven months in Viet Nam, as a platoon leader in Bravo Company of the Third Battalion, 187th Infantry. The first part of the book deals with the routine tactics, unending work, misery and occasional hilarity of infantry life The bulk of the book, however, deals with two events, within three weeks"-- Provided by publisher.
Hamburger Hill: The Brutal Battle for Dong Ap Bia, May 11-20- 1969
by Samuel Zaffiri
The Battle of Hamburger Hill: Battle Command in Difficult Terrain against a Determined Enemy.
Vietnam's Forgotten Army: Heroism and Betrayal in the ARVN
by Andrew A. Wiest; Jim Webb (Foreword by); Andrew Wiest
Call Number: 959.704 W652
Publication Date: 2007-12-01
See chapter 6: "Hamburger Hill: The Untold Story of the Battle for Dong Ap Bia."
When Soldiers Fall: how Americans have confronted combat losses from World War I to Afghanistan
by Steven Casey
Call Number: 355.422 Casey 2014
Publication Date: 2014-01-02
"Casey discusses the impact of changing presidential administrations, the role of technology, the dispersal of correspondents to cover multiple conflicts, and the enormous improvements in our ability to identify bodies. Recreating the controversies that have surrounded key battles, from the Meuse-Argonne to the Tet Offensive to Fallujah, the author challenges the formula that higher losses lower support for war." -- Publisher's description.