Title: Stolen Valor: How the Vietnam Generation Was Robbed of Its Heroes and Its History
Author(s): Bernard Gary Burkett, Glenna Whitley
Topic(s): Vietnam War, History, Military, Sociology, Social Science
Features: Dust Jacket
Details: “B.G. Burkett, in over ten years of research in the National Archives, filing hundreds of requests for military documents under the Freedom of Information Act, uncovered a massive distortion of history … [revealing] killers who have fooled the most astute prosecutors and gotten away with murder, phony heroes who have become the object of award-winning documentaries on national network television, and liars and fabricators who have flooded major publishing houses with false tales of heroism which have become best-selling biographies.”–Jacket flap.
Extra Author Details: Burkettˏ B G (Bernard Gary) : 1944-, Whitleyˏ Glenna [Author]
Fast Tags: United States, Influence (Literary; artistic; etc.), Impostors and imposture