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The Vietnam War : a history in documents

Author: Marilyn Blatt Young; John J Fitzgerald; A Tom Grunfeld
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003, ©2002.
Series: Pages from history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a social and political context for the Vietnam War, with little coverage of the actual fighting. Focuses on the official documents, speeches, quotes, media commentary, and memoirs that trace the history of French, and later, American involvements in Southeast Asia.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
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Sources Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Young, Marilyn Blatt.
Vietnam War.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003, ©2002
(OCoLC)56722010
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Blatt Young; John J Fitzgerald; A Tom Grunfeld
ISBN: 1423775236 9781423775232
OCLC Number: 69699903
Description: 1 online resource (175 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: What is a document? --
How to read a document --
Little history, by way of introduction --
First Indochina war --
Vietnam approaches America ; America responds --
Waist deep in the big muddy --
Temporary peace ; Eisenhower's Vietnam ; Kennedy's war --
America's war --
War expands ; Public debate --
Selling patriotism --
Going to war --
Soldiers at war ; Other voices ; Condition of the army --
People divided --
African-American community ; Opposition within the military --
Nixon's war --
My Lai ; Nixon doctrine ; Bombing Hanoi to the bargaining table --
After the war --
Looking back ; Legacies.
Series Title: Pages from history.
Responsibility: Marilyn B. Young, John J. Fitzgerald, A. Tom Grunfeld.

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Provides a social and political context for the Vietnam War, with little coverage of the actual fighting. Focuses on the official documents, speeches, quotes, media commentary, and memoirs that trace the history of French, and later, American involvements in Southeast Asia.

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