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Since Vietnam

The United States in World Affairs, 1973-1995 (America in Crisis)

by Henry William Brands

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Published by McGraw-Hill Companies .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7293965M
ISBN 100070071969
ISBN 109780070071964

The Vietnam War, which lasted 10 years and claimed alm American lives, marked a significant change in worldwide perceptions of war, death and politics--in part because it was the first such conflict ever to be reported daily on television. People try to find those who served in the war for several reasons: to search for relatives and. Vietnam, a nation in Southeast Asia on the eastern edge of the Indochinese peninsula, had been under French colonial rule since the 19th century.

  A new nation. Two years after the withdrawal of the last United States combat troops, North Vietnamese Army (NVA) tanks and soldiers rolled into days, the US-backed South Vietnamese government turned on its heels and fled, its leaders spirited out of the country with American help.. After more than a century of foreign domination and 21 years of war and division, Vietnam . The books by Halberstam, Sheehan, Karnow and nearly every other orthodox author concentrated on the period from the division of Vietnam in to the Tet Offensive of , providing minimal coverage of the years to Revisionists began fixing that problem in the late s with histories arguing that the South Vietnamese government.

This book integrates the study of presidential politics and foreign policy-making from the Vietnam aftermath to the events following September 11 and the Iraqi War. Focusing on the relationship between presidents' foreign policy agendas and domestic politics, it offers compelling portraits of presidents Nixon, Carter, Reagan, Bush I, Clinton, and Bush II. It is two years ago this month since the communists overran South Vietnam. When Saigon first fell there was much speculation in the west about the likelihood of a bloodbath; as the months passed, however, and there was little news the speculation began to taper off Now two years later, Vietnam and its people have vanished almost completely from the American .


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Foreign Policy Since Vietnam, Richard Sobel provides a compelling answer to this provocative question that has long stirred spirited debate among scholars, activists, and policymakers. The book explains how public attitudes have affected the making of U.S. foreign by: Meanwhile, the Japanese occupation of Vietnam during WW II had created an opportunity for the Vietnamese communists to call for a united front of all patriotic Vietnamese to resist Japan.

After spending thirty years in exile, some time in late or early the communist leader Nguyen Sinh Cung returned to Vietnam (where he finally. Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which are prohibited by law or to which free access is not permitted by other means.

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Vietnam: A History gets called the bible of Vietnam and with good reason; the history begins in the beginning which was the 2nd century BC, continues through and goes on for pages. All this complete with thorough documentation.

Disappointingly, however, the paperback covers are somewhat flimsy as are the by: 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 Author: Andrew Kingsford-Smith.

Based on "Blood Brothers," the award-nominated series that ran in Army Times, this is the remarkable story of a courageous military unit that sacrificed their lives to change Adhamiya, Iraq from a lawless town where insurgents roamed freely, to a safe and secure neighborhood.

Army Times writer Kelly Kennedy was embedded with Charlie Company inwent on patrol with /5(90). The book has not been published in tightly censored Vietnam, but it has been widely read around the country online and in bootleg.

Turse then visited Vietnam. In his book, Kill Anything That Moves, he describes trying to find the site of an incident from the files in which 20 women and children were said to have been killed.

The author, Staff Sergeant Giunta, was the first living person to receive the Medal of Honor since the conclusion of the Vietnam War. This tells a complicated coming-of-age story and the common travails of U.S.

soldiers stationed in the outposts of Afghanistan, concluding with a gripping retelling of the battle that led to his military awards/5. His first book, A Time of War, was published in and tells the story of both American and Vietnamese soldiers during the Vietnam War.

With Peterson having been in the war himself, it only made. In The Impact of Public Opinion on U.S. Foreign Policy Since Vietnam, Richard Sobel provides a compelling answer to this provocative question that has long stirred spirited debate among scholars, activists, and policy makers.

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