Waging Peace in Vietnam

Please join us as Bertie Weddell, Pullman, will describe how the book Waging Peace in Vietnam: US Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War (https://nyupress.org/9781613321065/waging-peace-in-vietnam/) came about and the reception it has received in other US cities and in Vietnam. Bob Chenoweth, of Moscow, ID, an enlisted soldier whose helicopter was shot down over North Vietnam leading to 5 years as a prisoner of war, will discuss his experiences, answer questions, and sign copies as desired.

To be sure you can get a copy of the book, please pre-order the book below or call BookPeople of Moscow at 208-882-2669 now. Thank you!

https://ips-dc.org/ips-authors/ron-carver/

Ron Carver worked with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in the early 1960s. From 1969–71 he coordinated support for the GI antiwar movement, helping soldiers tell their stories in underground newspapers. For decades Carver has directed campaigns for labor unions. He has also produced award-winning documentary films. Carver curated the exhibition Waging Peace for the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and is the lead editor of the companion book by the same name. An accomplished photographer, Carver’s work documenting the human rights struggles has been exhibited in Himeji, Japan, Taipei, Mexico City and in the United States.


 

Event date: 
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
BookPeople of Moscow
521 S Main
Moscow, ID 83843
Waging Peace in Vietnam: Us Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War Cover Image
By Ron Carver (Editor), David Cortright (Editor), Barbara Doherty (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781613321065
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Call to Confirm
Published: New Village Press - September 10th, 2019

How American soldiers opposed and resisted the war in Vietnam


Waging Peace in Vietnam: Us Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War Cover Image
By Ron Carver (Editor), David Cortright (Editor), Barbara Doherty (Editor)
$89.00
ISBN: 9781613321072
Availability: Backordered - Please Call
Published: New Village Press - September 10th, 2019

How American soldiers opposed and resisted the war in Vietnam