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The battle of Dienbienphu.

Author: Jules Roy
Publisher: New York Harper & Row [1965]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Full account of the French disaster in Vietnam in 1954, brought about by a peasant army of communist Viet Cong guerrilas. Based on interviews with participants on both sides.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roy, Jules, 1907-2000.
Battle of Dienbienphu.
New York Harper & Row [1965]
(OCoLC)745177343
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Roy
OCLC Number: 263986
Description: xx, 344 p. illus., map. 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction by Neil Sheehan --
The birth of a myth --
The trap --
The chamber pot --
The match --
The twilight of the gods --
Requiem for the battle of Dienbienphu --
Dramatis personae of the battle of Dienbienphu.
Responsibility: Translated from the French by Robert Baldick. Introd. by Neil Sheehan.

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Full account of the French disaster in Vietnam in 1954, brought about by a peasant army of communist Viet Cong guerrilas. Based on interviews with participants on both sides.

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