The Vietnam War : an international history in documents

Format: Print Book 2014
Availability: Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Mezzanine - Non-fiction DS557.4.V575 2014
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Mezzanine - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  DS557.4.V575 2014
 
 
CLP - Main Library Mezzanine - Non-fiction DS557.4.V575 2014
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Mezzanine - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  DS557.4.V575 2014
 
 
Summary
The Vietnam War: An International History in Documents places America's most controversial conflict in a broad, international context that reflects the experiences of North and South Vietnam, China, and European nations, as well as the United States. Featuring newly available material, thisbrief collection of primary-source documents includes several never-before published and freshly translated diplomatic documents, social and cultural commentaries, memoirs, cartoons, posters, and photos. Mark Atwood Lawrence enables students to compare and contrast different vantage points on thewar and to appreciate the conflict in all of its complexity.
Contents
Vietnamese nationalism and communism
Colonial war and Cold War crisis
Between two storms
The deepening crisis
Americanization
The wider war
The Tet Offensive
New departures
Peace and war
Lessons and legacies.

Additional Information
Subjects Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Sources.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Sources.
Publisher New York :2014
Contributors Lawrence, Mark Atwood, editor.
Language English
Description xxvii, 203 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-195) and index.
ISBN 9780199924400
0199924406
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