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American War Library - Vietnam War

Primary Sources (American War Library)

by David Haugen

  • 377 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Reference works,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • USA,
  • Vietnam,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Humanities,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Sources,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12367821M
    ISBN 101590182030
    ISBN 109781590182031
    OCLC/WorldCa48618271


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A special collection about the Vietnam War is presented in both print books and eBook formats by the Naval History and Heritage Command, plus you will also find other narrative monographs and commemorative resources published by the US Department of Army Center of Military History, Joint Chiefs of Staff, and more.

The Vietnam. American War Library - The Vietnam War book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Vietnam War was the longest war in American his /5. Hue A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam, by Mark Bowden. New York: Atlantic Monthly, pages.

$ The United States first committed combatsize units (battalions or larger) to the war in Vietnam in March The American War Library, Long Beach, California. likes. American military data collection, preservation and dissemination. Established 04 July Followers:   The book, like the series, offers the views of former North Vietnamese and Viet Cong soldiers and both American anti-war protesters and Vietnam veterans, but.

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political and military difficulties in Iraq have prompted comparisons to the American war in Vietnam. The authors conclude that the military dimensions of the two conflicts bear little comparison. The Vietnam Reader: The Definitive Collection of American Fiction and Nonfiction on the War. New York: Anchor Books, c New York: Anchor Books, c Palmer, Bruce.

The American War in Vietnam Crime or Commemoration. (Book): Marciano, J. D.: OnPresident Obama announced that the United States would spend the next thirteen years - through Novem - commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, and the American soldiers, more t patriots, who died in Vietnam.

The fact that at least million Vietnamese. The American War Memorial of the dead Vietnamese soldiers, Vietnam (Hanoi). The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, US (Washington, D.C.). Two major war memorials commemorating the dead soldiers in the Second Indochina War (a.k.a.

the Vietnam War and the American War). Estimates of casualties of the Vietnam War vary military deaths:The war began soon after the Geneva Conference provisionally divided () Vietnam at 17° N lat.

into the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) and the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam). It escalated from a Vietnamese civil war into a limited international conflict in which the United States was deeply involved, and did not end.

A sobering but equally brilliant history of the 'American War' or the 'Vietnam War' as history has coined it. Neale's history of the devastating war spans from its origins to its aftermaths and is told from both sides of the conflict.

A real eye opener and now my 'go-to' book on the topic of the war that changed the US and indeed the world.4/5. Offering a unique and impressively informed and informative perspective, Vietnam's American War: A History is an extraordinary study of exceptional scholarship and unreservedly recommended for both community and academic library Vietnam War collections and supplemental studies lists.' Source: Midwest Book ReviewAuthor: Pierre Asselin.

Geoffrey C. Ward’s book—a companion to the documentary film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick—is a history of the Vietnam wars, with France’s imperialist follies on the peninsula presaging with eerie exactness the United States’ costly misadventures.

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The bookplate -- sometimes a label or a stamp with the words "American Library Association, Soldiers and Sailors Camp Library"-- is one of several versions affixed to books furnished to sailors and soldiers by the American Library Association during World War I.

Vietnam at war: the history, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict An outstanding operational history of three Indochina warsthe French,the American,and the Vietnamese, this is also a presentation of the orthodox U.S. military perspective 3/5(2). Welcome to Alpha History’s selection of Vietnam War books.

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Get this from a library. American women in the Vietnam War. [Diane Canwell; Jonathan Sutherland] -- Describes the various positions held by women serving in Vietnam and the hardships they faced.

It is one of more than book excerpts and articles from newspapers and magazines by more than 80 writers included in Reporting Vietnam, American Journalism (Part One) and Reporting Vietnam: American Journalism (Part Two) (Library Author: Historynet Staff.

Get this from a library. The Legacy: the Vietnam War in the American imagination. [D Michael Shafer;] -- Discusses how Vietnam shapes America today and deals with such issues as the rights and obligations American citizenship entails, the concept of race, sex, and ideology, and the role of the press.

Triumph Forsaken: The Vietnam War, by Mark Moyar, Ph.D. pages (Aug ) Cambridge University Press. This is a profound book that not only provides deep insight into the origins of the Vietnam War but also serves as an important case history of American government decision making.

Wyatt, Clarence R. Paper Soldiers: The American Press and Vietnam War. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2nd edition, pp. $ It seems that everything has been said, shown or written about the military and the media in Vietnam.

The Vietnam War is one of the most misunderstood military conflicts in 20th-century America. Showcasing 72 true stories told by American servicemen who fought from the skies, this unique and historically significant collection is a stunning record of the air war in.

Critically acclaimed since its release inDispatches was one of the first books which offered an insider’s account of the Vietnam War to the general public. Michael Herr was a war correspondent for Esquire between and His coverage of the war in Dispatches was ground-breaking for its presented a type of journalism that traded monotonous details for visceral : Andrew Kingsford-Smith.

List of Purple Heart Recipients "Preserving family military history " The War Library is continually compiling a list of confirmed Purple Heart Medal recipients from all Service Branches.

The. The Vietnam War remains a topic of extraordinary interest, especially in light of the invasion of Iraq. In The Vietnam War, Mark Lawrence offers readers a superb short account of this key moment in U.S. as well as world history, based on the latest European and American research and on newly opened archives in China, Russia, and Vietnam.

Vietnam War American History. Join LibraryThing to post. Dispatches was one of the first books I read on Vietnam. I was an eye opening book. My dad was not to pleased with the harsh language. Thanks for the suggestion. 6 LamSon. Mar 4,pm. Thanks for the suggestion.

The Vietnam War Vietnamese and American Perspectives (Book): This volume derives from an unprecedented seminar held at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs in November At the seminar, leading Western diplomatic and military historians and Vietnam scholars met with prominent Vietnamese Communists to reflect on the Vietnam War.

Five Best Vietnam War Books. J Here's an admittedly subjective list, posted on the Military History Now website, put together by Mark Massé, a Ball State University literary journalism professor.

It's based on his book, Vietnam Warrior Voices, which we will be Read More». "A must addition for any academic library today. Essential.

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Using unprecedented archives and interviews with participants from both sides, Bowden’s latest book narrates every stage of the Vietnam War’s most pivotal and bloody battle. Mark Bowden | Hue A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam - Episode - Free Library.

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17, PBS will begin airing “The Vietnam War,” a part, hour documentary by Ken Burns and his creative partner Lynn Novick. For those of Author: Susan Ellingwood.In a discussion of his new book, Mark Bowden (author of the best-seller Black Hawk Down) details one of the most pivotal battles in the Vietnam War.

Fought during the Tet Offensive launched by the North Vietnamese in Januarythe Battle of Hue lasted nearly 24 days, c lives, and gave the North control of the city.