Vietnam: Ground Zero - 25
The U.S. continues to provide clandestine assistance to the anti-communist Hmong soldiers conducting direct operations against the Pathet Lao and Vietcong. Now, in a concentrated effort to disrupt enemy traffic on the Ho Chi Minh Trail, the U.S. launches Operation Hard Rain. For Special Forces C...
Vietnam: Ground Zero - 24
The peace talks in Paris have reached a stalemate: The North Vietnamese refuse to discuss anything until U.S. bombing is halted. President Johnson demands a plan that will bring the enemy to the table - one that doesn't require a cessation of bombing or escalate the war. U.S. General Special Force...
Vietnam: Ground Zero - 23
With an instinct born of years of combat experience, U.S. Army Special Forces Captain Mack Gerber organizes a recon mission into the jungles of Bang Ron. Though enemy activity is way down, Gerber suspects a ruse: Charlie is sending carefully orchestrated signs that he is short on manpower. But Ge...
Vietnam: Ground Zero - 22
U.S. Army Special Forces Captain Mack Gerber didn't believe it: a modern-day Vietnamese Billy the Kid! But intel indicates that an NVA officer called Billy the Zip is challenging American POWs to Old West gunfights. True to legend ... Billy always wins. The CIA doesn't want any more publicity fo...
The Americans believe that the North Vietnamese are using a new kind of guidance system for their SA-2 missiles. U.S. fighter aircraft are unable to detect surface-to-air launches on their radar equipment. If this discovery is true, then the air war over Vietnam would be radically changed--to th...
The stench from the dead rose from the trail in an almost invisible fog. Special Forces patrol leader Anthony Fetterman had encountered scenes like this before in Vietnam. In front of him were the bodies of a missing ARVN patrol, massacred by a Viet-Cong force directed by a Chinese general from a...
Scorpion Squad - 4
THE SQUAD HAS A DATE WITH CHARLIE--TO TURN THE MUDDY WATERS OF THE MEKONG A BLOODY RED! The North Vietnamese have made the Mekong River a floating artillery base, and Special Forces Camp A-555 is a nest of American sitting ducks. The Scorpion Squad finds itself up to its neck in napalm fireworks ...
Scorpion Squad - 3
GERBER'S A-TEAM IS ABOUT TO LIGHT UP THE NIGHT--AND CHARLIE'S GOING TO FEEL THE HEAT! Base A-555 was carved out of Charlie's playground with blood, sweat, and firepower. Now the A-team is going to use it to shut down the well-armed V.C. torture squad that's terrorizing the local populace. It's a ...
Scorpion Squad - 1
GERBER’S A-TEAM WAS LOOKING TO BUY TIME. BUT CHARLIE OWNED THE CLOCK! One morning there was nothing but hot, thick jungle and steaming swamp. And the Viet cong. The next morning there were three hundred sweating, groaning men chopping and chain sawing a hole in that particular hunk of hell. And...