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The Tet offensive : turning point of the Vietnam War

Author: Susan Kesselring; Dale Anderson; Derek Shouba
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Compass Point Books, 2006.
Series: Snapshots in history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Provides detailed information on the events leading up to and taking place during the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the struggle for the control of Vietnam. Includes source notes and timeline.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Kesselring; Dale Anderson; Derek Shouba
ISBN: 0756516234 9780756516239
OCLC Number: 988921789
Notes: Contents: Attack on the embassy - The war in Vietnam - Buildup to Tet - The early attacks - The main attacks - Counterattack - Khe Sanh and Tet II - the impact of the Te offensive. Includes bibliographical references (pages 93) and index. Suggested level: secondary.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps, photographs, portraits.
Contents: Attack on the embassy --
War in Vietnam --
Buildup to Tet --
Early attacks --
Main attacks --
Counterattack --
Khe Sanh and Tet II --
Impact of the Tet offensive --
Timeline --
On the web --
Glossary --
Source notes --
Select bibliography --
Index --
About the author/Image credits.
Series Title: Snapshots in history.
Other Titles: Tet offensive : turning point of the Vietnam War
Responsibility: by Dale Anderson ; content adviser: Derek Shouba ; reading adviser: Susan Kesselring.
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Provides detailed information on the events leading up to and taking place during the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the struggle for the control of Vietnam. Includes source notes and timeline.

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