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The Vietnam War

Author: Andrew A Wiest
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub., 2009.
Series: Essential histories (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the history of the Vietnam War, discussing events the led up to the conflict, discussing the strategies of the U.S. and the North Vietnamese, follow the course of the war, and looking at its impact on the home front.
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Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew A Wiest
ISBN: 1404218459 9781404218451
OCLC Number: 642409668
Notes: "First published in paperback in 2002"--Title page verso.
Target Audience: Young Adult
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Background to war : the Cold War --
Warring sides : superpower versus guerrilla forces --
Outbreak : an undeclared war --
The fighting : battles of attrition --
Portrait of a soldier : John Young --
The world around war : a nation divided --
Portrait of a civilian : Kim Herzinger --
How the war ended : US withdrawal --
Conclusion and consequences : legacies of victory and defeat.
Series Title: Essential histories (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Andrew Wiest.

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Chronicles the history of the Vietnam War, discussing events the led up to the conflict, discussing the strategies of the U.S. and the North Vietnamese, follow the course of the war, and looking at its impact on the home front.

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