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A chaplain looks at Vietnam

O"Connor, John Joseph

A chaplain looks at Vietnam

by O"Connor, John Joseph

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Published by World Pub. Co. in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Moral aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 251-256.

    Statementby John J. O"Connor. Foreword by Everett M. Dirksen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.A68 O57 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5618215M
    LC Control Number68026834

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His almost black face had been charred beyond recognition by a Viet Cong grenade launcher attack. A Chaplain Looks at Vietnam. New York: World, xvi, pp. Commander O'Connor was a Navy chaplain who had served in Vietnam. and Chief of Chaplains, and in the Catholic Church to become Archbishop of New York, and Cardinal--makes this.

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“It puts junior chaplains in an uncomfortable position,” said the former military chaplain. Philip Caputo, a Marine officer and author of the memoir A Rumor of War (See “Vietnam War Books,” pg.

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