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The Resource The real history of the Vietnam War : a new look at the past, Alan Axelrod

The real history of the Vietnam War : a new look at the past, Alan Axelrod

Label
The real history of the Vietnam War : a new look at the past
Title
The real history of the Vietnam War
Title remainder
a new look at the past
Statement of responsibility
Alan Axelrod
Title variation
Vietnam War
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the history of Vietnam leading up to the war, investigates the reasons for the conflict, looks at the war's escalation and progression (or lack thereof), and explores its repercussions then and now"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Axelrod, Alan
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.A95 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Series statement
Real history
Series volume
5th bk.]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Label
The real history of the Vietnam War : a new look at the past, Alan Axelrod
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series statement from front flap of jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [359]-361), filmography (p. 361), and index
Contents
People of the great Viet -- Toward the twilight of empire -- From World War to dirty war -- Propping up the domino -- The torch is passed -- Victor Charlie -- The peace candidate -- An inch at a time -- Main force -- The Tet paradox -- "The whole world is watching" -- Vietnamization and demoralization -- They were all the enemy -- Tricky Dick -- Decline and fall -- Collateral damage -- Lessons learned, lessons unlearned
Control code
2012035507
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 371 p.
Isbn
9781402790256
Lccn
2012035507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Label
The real history of the Vietnam War : a new look at the past, Alan Axelrod
Publication
Note
Series statement from front flap of jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [359]-361), filmography (p. 361), and index
Contents
People of the great Viet -- Toward the twilight of empire -- From World War to dirty war -- Propping up the domino -- The torch is passed -- Victor Charlie -- The peace candidate -- An inch at a time -- Main force -- The Tet paradox -- "The whole world is watching" -- Vietnamization and demoralization -- They were all the enemy -- Tricky Dick -- Decline and fall -- Collateral damage -- Lessons learned, lessons unlearned
Control code
2012035507
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 371 p.
Isbn
9781402790256
Lccn
2012035507
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)

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