Reviews: BLOODS by Wallace Terry

Chaotic Compendiums recently read and reviewed Bloods by Wallace Terry for the 2010 Vietnam War Reading challenge.  Here’s an excerpt:

I love good oral history.  The absolute immediacy of learning about events from the mouths of people who were actually there makes historical events more real and more powerful.  Bloods is an oral history of the Vietnam War as told by black veterans and it is a powerful read.

Read the full review.

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