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Author Bradley, Mark, 1961-

Title Vietnam at war / Mark Philip Bradley
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 233 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents Map of Vietnam at War, 1954-1975 -- 1. Visions of the Future -- 2. The French War -- 3. The Coming of the American War -- 4. Experiencing War -- 5. War's End
Summary One of the first books to look at how the Vietnamese themselves experienced the wars for Vietnam, including both the French and the American wars. Combining political, social, and cultural history, Bradley examines how the war was seen both by top policy makers and also everyday soldiers and civilians in both North and South Vietnam. - ;The Vietnam War tends to conjure up images of American soldiers battling an elusive enemy in thick jungle, the thudding of helicopters overhead. But there were in fact many Vietnam wars - an anticolonial war with France, a cold war turned hot with the United St
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Võ, Nguyên Giáp, 1911-2013.
Indochinese War, 1946-1954.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam -- History -- 1945-1975.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 019153935X (electronic bk.)
0192803492 (hardback)
9780191539350 (electronic bk.)
9780192803498 (hardback)