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The Arnheiter affair.

by Neil Sheehan

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arnheiter, Marcus Aurelius, 1925-,
  • Vance (Destroyer),
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Naval operations, American.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.A645 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4583419M
    ISBN 100394473639
    LC Control Number77159373

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    Arnheiter's persistent efforts to bring about a reversal of this decision became the subject of much public notice and attention from journalists. The Navy eventually upheld the removal, and no Court of Inquiry was convened, despite appellant's urging. Sheehan's book concluded that the removal was proper.   The Hardcover of the The Arnheiter Affair by Neil Sheehan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages:

    Neil Sheehan wrote a book, published by Random House, Inc., reporting events which occurred during appellant's day command of a Navy war ship, the Vance, on patrol duty during the Vietnam war. Captain Arnheiter was removed from his command by superior officers when they concluded from irregularities in his conduct that he was not fit for. War in the Shallows U.S. Navy Coastal and Riverine Warfare in Vietnam Swift Boats, Vung Ro Incident, Arnheiter Affair, Game Warden, Mining, Trawler Intercepts, Tet, Task Force Clearwater.


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I am reading this book now, far too long after the event. I served in the early s onboard an ASW Frigate, and a shipmate was a descendant of Marcus Arnheiter.

"Arnie" told me stories of his rather odd Uncle, and I find those stories verified by this book. Another reviewer compared Arnheiter to Capt. Holly Graf/5. In MarchMarcus Aurelius Arnheiter, captain of the USS Vance, a patrol ship stationed off the South Vietnam coast, was relieved of his command by naval authorities after only 99 days, charged with demoralizing his crew, reckless military judgment, and general lack of integrity.

Arnheiter — a boyish, roundfaced man of 42 with a romantic sense of nautical history and histrionic flair. Now Neil Sheehan of The New York Times has published a book, The Arnheiter Affair" (Random House, $), and those of us who supported Lieutenant Commander Marcus Aurelius Arnheiter in are compelled to a reexamination of the position we took then.

In part, but only in part, I. Perhaps The Arnheiter Affair's only weak point is the clear break in style between the prologue and epilogue and the body of the book.

In the first and last sections. In the first and last sections. the arnheiter affair Download the arnheiter affair or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the arnheiter affair book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. -the Arnheiter Affair. Arnheiter has waged a crusade to reverse the effects of that four-line order, in Congress, the press and the law courts.

He and his band of supporters, including Capt. Richard G. Alexander, once one of the Navy's most promising officers, have challenged the judgment and integrity of several admirals and questioned the. This book is the result. Sheehan draws a convincing portrait of a pathetic man.

Arnheiter graduated from the Naval Academy infive years older than most of. The Arnheiter Affair by Neil Sheehan is not fiction. It surprises me how accurately he captured the events aboard the USS Vance Der off the coast of Vietnam. It surprises me because the crew was given orders not to speak to any of the news teams who came aboard.5/5(5).

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Journalist Neil Sheehan wrote a book titled The Arnheiter Affair inincluding a little-known indicium that Arnheiter, prior to his enrollment in the Naval Academy, had briefly been enrolled in the United States Military Academy at West Point. The Arnheiter Affair by Neil Sheehan, page hardback with jacket, © ‘Ninety-nine days aboard the U.S.S.

Vance under Captain Marcus Aurelius Arnheiter – a searching account of the personalities caught in an extraordinary drama of the sea’ 8 page photo Rating: % positive. COVID Resources.

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The Arnheiter Affair, by Neil Sheehan (read 24 Aug ) This is an interesting account of the 99 days Marcus Aurelius Arnheiter served as captain of the USS Vance (DE ).

He 4/5(2). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Arnheiter affair; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Vietnam War,American Naval operations, Vance (Destroyer).

Lt Comdr M A Arnheiter sues N Sheehan, author of The Arnheiter Affair, for $5‐million charging book is unfair and inaccurate; suit also charges 'breach of. THE-ARNHEITER-AFFAIR Download The-arnheiter-affair ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to THE-ARNHEITER-AFFAIR book pdf for free now. The Arnheiter Affair. Author: Neil Sheehan ISBN: UOM Genre: Vietnam War, File Size: MB. "The Arnheiter Affair" deals with extraordinary events which took place aboard the USS Vance during the Vietnam War era.

These events culminated in the summary relief from duty of the ship's Captain, Marcus Arnheiter. This relief immediately plunged the Navy into controversy, and it was difficult for outsiders to know whether Captain Arnheiter /5(42). The Arnheiter affair by Sheehan, Neil and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Arnheiter Affair by Sheehan, Neil - AbeBooks Passion for books.

THE ARNHEITER AFFAIR by Shehan, Neil. Random House, NY, Black cloth spine and red hardcovers, 8 1/2" tall. pages, illustrated with endpaper map and with GOOD CONDITION, tight solid binding and inner hinges, totally clean- - - dust jacket Very Good Condition.

First Edition, Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Jacket Has New Mylar Cover. Of late, the U.S. Navy has pitched and rolled to a real-life story that has all the elements of legend: a destroyer in war-torn waters, a high-handed captain called Marcus Aurelius Arnheiter, a roster of rebellious junior officers respectively named Hardy, Generous and Belmonte, and a precipitate change of command that reverberated clear to the.

Using the life of one man as his framework, Sheehan (The Arnheiter Affair, ) has written the best book on America's involvement in Vietnam since Frances FitzGerald's Fire in the Lake. John Paul Vann was a visionary as well as a gung-ho army officer.

Arriving in Saigon in as a Lt. Colonel, Vann soon perceived something amiss in the US approach to the blossoming war. Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report by the U.S. Navy represents the first comprehensive scholarly attempt to piece together the operational history of the U.S.

Navy in South Vietnam .The Arnheiter Affair () — about Marcus Aurelius Arnheiter, a U.S. Navy officer relieved of command in ; A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam () After the War Was Over () A Fiery Peace in a Cold War: Bernard Schriever and .