Vietnam War

Vietnam War

Book - 2005
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Presents an overview of the Vietnam War including the origins of the war and why the United States got involved, air campaigns, land battles, and combat weapons. Also touches on subjects such as coverage of the war on television, prisoners of war, and the aftermath of the war. Features a timeline, a glossary, and resources for more information.
The story of the war in Vietnam, told in text and pictures. Vietnam War complements the new look of the Eyewitness series by touring the major battles of the Vietnam conflict. Traces the history of the unpopular war that killed over 58,000 Americans, discussing the causes and effects, leaders, major battles, guerrilla warfare, aerial bombing, weaponry, peace negotiations, and lessons learned.
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2005
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780756611651
Branch Call Number: DS557.7 .M85 2005
Characteristics: 71 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm

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