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A Vietnam reader

sources and essays


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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.,
  • Indochina,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Sources.,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.,
    • Indochina -- History -- 1945- -- Sources.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Indochina -- Sources.,
    • Indochina -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 330-333).

      Statementedited by George Donelson Moss, with original essays contributed by Paul Conway ... [et al.].
      ContributionsMoss, George, 1935-, Conway, Paul.
      LC ClassificationsDS557.4 .V56 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 333 p. ;
      Number of Pages333
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1879372M
      ISBN 100139466258
      LC Control Number90039787

        Vietnam became the Western world’s most divisive modern conflict, precipitating a battlefield humiliation for France in , then a vastly greater one for the United States in Max Hastings has spent the past three years interviewing scores of participants on both sides, as well as researching a multitude of American and Vietnamese.

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