New York: Random House, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 412 pages; VG/VG; spine green with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00'; review sticker to front cover; Signed flat on half-title page by Moore and Galloway, dated 11 Nov 92; also Inscribed on the half-title page by Galloway, dated 23 march '93; shelved case 1.
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It focuses on the role of the First and Second Battalions of the 7th Cavalry Regiment in the Battle of the Ia Drang Valley, the United States' first large-unit battle of the Vietnam War; previous engagements involved small units and patrols (squad, platoon, and company sized units). It was adapted into the 2002 film We Were Soldiers. [wikipedia]