Stock Image

The Rescue of River City (SIGNED)

Dix, Drew

15 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0970309600 / ISBN 13: 9780970309600
Published by Drew Dix Publishing, 2000
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Gene Sperry Books (Quincy, MA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since May 7, 2001

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 59.99 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Dix, Drew., Drew Dix Publishing (AK), 2000, c2000, 1st Edition, cloth with gilt titles (hard cover), fine with near fine dj, 241 pp with glossary, tall 8vo, ISBN: 0970309600, warmly inscribed & SIGNED by the author; this is an association copy; one of the people rescued (and feautured prominently in the narrative) is related to the previous owner), 'Dix led a small contingent of troops in a harrowing fifty-six hour rout of two Viet Cong battalions although outnumbered thirty to one', Drew Dix is a winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor and has warmly inscribed this copy to his former girlfriend's relative. Bookseller Inventory # 80913

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Rescue of River City (SIGNED)

Publisher: Drew Dix Publishing

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

About this title


A true account of the fifty-six hour battle during the 1968 TeT offensive in Vietnam which resulted in the author being awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. This battle is the vehicle used to describe the structure and mission of a highly sensitive, little known but successful program run by the Central Intelligence Agency using United States Army Special Forces and indigenous soldiers.

About the Author:

The Author is the first enlisted man in the US Army Special Forces to have been awarded the Medal of Honor.He received a direct commission to the rank of first lieutenant and retired with the rank of major after serving twenty years in the army- many of those in unconventional warfare assignments.Following retirement he continued to work in support of government sponsored programs and owned and operated an air service in the Alaskan interior.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

A professional online bookseller with years of experience. Always happy to answer questions via email or telephone. All books packed carefully to avoid damage in the mail. Please email or call with any questions you may have: 617 302 2543

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Credit cards through ABE, otherwise checks (drawn on a U.S. Bank), Postal Money Orders or
Cash in U.S. dollars are all acceptable. Books are reserved for ten (10) days pending
payment. When I receive your check, I'll mail the book(s) to you. Books are returnable within
ten (10) days of receipt if not accurately described. Buyer pays postage on returns.
PRICES NET TO ALL. Please email for any additional information. Thank you!

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash