By Richard B. Schwartz

ISBN-10: 0761848355

ISBN-13: 9780761848356

unintended Soldier depicts Richard B. Schwartz's army stories, first as an ROTC cadet on the college of Notre Dame and at last as a military veteran instructing in Madison, Wisconsin. In 1959, Vietnam was once little greater than a observe on a map; inside of ten years, american citizens observed the Tet Offensive and their campuses in flames. Schwartz used to be on the flooring zeroes of that point, instructing on the usa army Academy from 1967-69 after which going to the collage of Wisconsin, Madison, simply after the Dow riots and earlier than the bombing of Sterling corridor. The significant component of the publication focuses upon Schwartz's event at West element, its cadets, officer corps and approach of schooling. A sequel to his award-winning memoir, the most important urban in the USA, unintended Soldier displays upon his army and educational event during the viewpoint of an over forty-year educating occupation, twenty-nine of that have been spent as a dean at Wisconsin, Georgetown and the collage of Missouri, Columbia.

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