Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War

Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War

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Baker & Taylor
More than five hundred entries cover the people, places, military actions, policies, strategies, tactics, weapons, domestic politics, and diplomacy of the war

Book News
Contains 564 original signed articles dealing with the people, places, military actions, policy, strategy and tactics, weapons, domestic politics, diplomacy, and the wider setting of the war. Among the articles are ten major interpretive essays that deal with key issues including the media, the antiwar movement, Vietnamese perspectives, art and literature, colonialism, and American perspectives. Illustrated with 210 b&w photographs and 13 maps. Includes bibliographies at the end of each article as well as a bibliographic guide organized by subject. The index is detailed. 9x11" Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1996.
ISBN: 9780132769327
Branch Call Number: R 959.7043
Characteristics: xxxiv, 711 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Kutler, Stanley I.


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