Forged In Fire

The Mountaintop Series (Book Three)

An amazing account of a true American Hero who went into harm’s way to rescue fellow soldiers in Vietnam.

Forged In Fire provides a raw and unfiltered look into the life of an American soldier in Vietnam, flying in unarmed helicopter ambulances, and it includes vivid photographs that bring the experiences to life. What sets this book apart is its focus on personal relationships within a platoon, offering a unique perspective on the bonds formed during wartime. It delves into the sacrifices made and cherished illusions shattered during a tumultuous period in American history, both on the war front and on the home front.

Forged in Fire blends embellished real experiences with fictional elements. It delves into the war’s significant effects on American society and the personal lives of the characters David and his childhood friends Margaret Mary, and Teddy. .As their paths diverge in maturity, each character undergoes a transformative journey, shaped by the fires of adversity and the crucible of a nation in upheaval.

David Ferrier is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He served two consecutive tours of duty in Vietnam from 1967 to 1969. After seven years with the Vietnam Veterans Outreach Program he was a private investigator in Los Angeles for over thirty years.