A Short History of the Vietnam War
  • Author : Dorling Kindersley (corp)
  • Release Date : 06 May 2021
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 13 : 0241471281

A Short History of the Vietnam War Book Summary

"Journey through the Vietnam War; exploring detailed accounts of the men and women that were there. Explore their stories of struggle, sacrifice, and bravery through the iconic events that defined this conflict. This visual guide is the perfect read for any military history enthusiast." --

A Short History of the Vietnam War

A Short History of the Vietnam War

Author : Dorling Kindersley (corp),Smithsonian Institution
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Total View : 9377 Views
File Size : 55,5 Mb
Get Book

"Journey through the Vietnam War; exploring detailed accounts of the men and women that were there. Explore their stories of struggle, sacrifice, and bravery through the iconic events that defined this conflict. This visual guide is the perfect read for any military history enthusiast." --...

A Short History of the Vietnam War

A Short History of the Vietnam War

Author : Gordon Kerr
Publisher : Oldcastle Books
Genre : History
Total View : 3455 Views
File Size : 42,8 Mb
Get Book

On 8 March, 1965, 3,500 United States Marines of the 9th Marine Expeditionary Brigade made an amphibious landing at Da Nang on the south central coast of South Vietnam, marking the beginning of a conflict that would haunt American politics and society for many years, even after the withdrawal of US forces in 1972. ...

The Origins of the Vietnam War

The Origins of the Vietnam War

Author : Fredrik Logevall
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : History
Total View : 9525 Views
File Size : 49,7 Mb
Get Book

Why did the US make a commitment to an independent South Vietnam? Could a major war have been averted? Fredrik Logevall provides a concise, comprehensive and accessible introduction to the origins of the Vietnam War from the end of the Indochina War in 1954 to the eruption of full-scale war in 1965, ...

The Vietnam War

The Vietnam War

Author : Mark Atwood Lawrence
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : History
Total View : 401 Views
File Size : 40,8 Mb
Get Book

The Vietnam War remains a topic of extraordinary interest, not least because of striking parallels between that conflict and more recent fighting in the Middle East. In The Vietnam War, Mark Atwood Lawrence draws upon the latest research in archives around the world to offer readers a superb account of ...

The Vietnam War

The Vietnam War

Author : Geoffrey Ward,Kenneth Burns
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Total View : 4568 Views
File Size : 43,5 Mb
Get Book

From the award-winning historian and filmmakers of The Civil War, Baseball, The War, The Roosevelts, and others: a vivid, uniquely powerful history of the conflict that tore America apart--the companion volume to the major, multipart PBS film to be aired in September 2017. More than forty years after it ended, the ...

The Origins of the Vietnam War

The Origins of the Vietnam War

Author : A. Short
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : History
Total View : 7555 Views
File Size : 48,9 Mb
Get Book

This study examines the origins of the Vietnam War itself, going back to the nature of French colonial rule in the early 20th century. It investigates the original conflict between France, as well as the United States, and the forces of Vietnamese nationalism and communism. It argues that it was ...

What Was the Vietnam War

What Was the Vietnam War

Author : Jim O'Connor,Who HQ
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Total View : 6542 Views
File Size : 42,9 Mb
Get Book

Learn how the United States ended up fighting for twenty years in a remote country on the other side of the world. The Vietnam War was as much a part of the tumultuous Sixties as Flower Power and the Civil Rights Movement. Five US presidents were convinced that American troops ...

10 000 Days of Thunder

10 000 Days of Thunder

Author : Philip Caputo
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Total View : 8272 Views
File Size : 52,9 Mb
Get Book

It was the war that lasted ten thousand days. The war that inspired scores of songs. The war that sparked dozens of riots. And in this stirring chronicle, Pulitzer Prize- winning journalist Philip Caputo writes about our country's most controversial war -- the Vietnam War -- for young readers. From ...