The Question and Answer section for Fallen Angels is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Perry failed to put in a new clip of ammunition. When they return to the base area, Perry watches the news crew photographing the dead Viet Cong and comments that the man is the same size as his younger brother Kenny. While cameras hover around...
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Lobels' defense mechanism was destroyed when he killed his first man up close and personal. Actually killing a man and watching him die brought the reality of war to the forefront. (Page 281)