Monthly Archives: January 2021

Vietnam War Burning History: Symbols, Symptoms and the Derangement of Thought

Burning History: Symbols, Symptoms and the Derangement of Thought Once again omissions and juxtapositions create and convey a skewed reality. By John M. Del Vecchio Fighting Fires: This one at the POL (petroleum, oil and lubricants) point at Camp Eagle. Photo by the author. Early September 1970: I edge down …

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Rare Weapons of Rhodesia – Bush Warr

Rare Weapons of Rhodesia – Bush War The Rhodesian Military designed various infantry weapons and armored vehicles during the ” Rhodesian Bush War ” of 1964 – 1979 , Chimurenga . Rhodesian Mamba Pistol, Submachine guns, Kommando Lacost LDP..   Armored vehicles include Rhodesian MRAP armored car, Vaporizer IFV, Bullet …

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Rhodesia in 1976. A fascinating view from a famous economist

Rhodesia in 1976. A fascinating view from a famous economist. Africa Unauthorized Of the 49 countries in Africa, fifteen are under direct military rule and 29 have one-party civilian governments. Only five have multiparty political systems. I have just returned from visiting two of these five—the Republic of South Africa …

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