The Vietnam War : an international history in documents
|Format:||Print Book 2014|
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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.
ContentsVietnamese nationalism and communism
Colonial war and Cold War crisis
Between two storms
The deepening crisis
The wider war
The Tet Offensive
Peace and war
Lessons and legacies.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Sources.
|Publisher|| New York :2014
Lawrence, Mark Atwood,
xxvii, 203 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-195) and index.