Tucker's Last Stand
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: June 2005
Duration: 9 hours 0 minutes
The year is 1964 when, faced with a hard-hitting presidential campaign and a deteriorating situation in Vietnam, Lyndon Johnson dispatches Blackford Oakes and a swashbuckling soldier of fortune named Tucker on secret missions to Southeast Asia. Tucker is to figure out how to interdict military traffic along the Ho Chi Minh Trail. Oakes is to supervise a secret operation that will give Johnson the excuse he needs for a greater U.S. military role in Vietnam.