If you're interested in the Vietnam War, than it's imperative that you read this book.
Set in October 1967, this details the ambush of American troops in Vietnam on 17 October, 1967, as well as the anti-war protests at Madison University in the surrounding days.
The book starts out introducing the soldiers. Eventually, it introduces the protesters at Madison, the Johnson administration, and even the Viet Cong regiment that ambushed the Black Lions.
Really, anybody who has any interest at all in the Vietnam War, the controversy surrounding it, the anti-war protests, or life in the 60s, should read this.
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