Vietnam War Almanac

Author: Harry G. Summers
Publisher: Presidio Press
ISBN: 9780891416920
Size: 46.76 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 430
Download Read Online
Provides a brief history of Vietnam, a chronology of military and political events during the war years, and five hundred entries on people, battles, weapons, issues, and concepts related to the war.

Vietnam War Almanac

Author: James H. Willbanks
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1620876426
Size: 27.32 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4367
Download Read Online
Presents a chronological record of Vietnamese history, the Vietnam War, and American military involvement in it, with profiles of key individuals and lists of Medal of Honor recipients.

Vietnam War

Author: Kevin Hillstrom
Publisher: UXL
ISBN:
Size: 65.81 MB
Format: PDF
View: 3763
Download Read Online
Vietnam War Reference Library Vietnam War: Primary Sources is only one
component of the three-part U»X»L Vietnam War Reference Library. The other
two titles in this set are: • Vietnam War: Almanac presents a comprehensive
overview of the Vietnam War. The volume's sixteen chapters cover all aspects of
the conflict, from the reasons behind American involvement, to the antiwar
protests that rocked the nation, to the fall of Saigon to Communist forces in 1975.
The chapters are ...

Vietnam War

Author: Maurice Isserman
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438100159
Size: 57.44 MB
Format: PDF
View: 254
Download Read Online
Praise for the previous edition:"Statistics are interwoven in the text for a meaningful presentation. Interspersed throughout are quotes from personal interviews, letters, government memos, newspapers and memoirs, all of which add an eyew

Vietnam War Reference Library

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780787648824
Size: 49.79 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1296
Download Read Online
Starting with "Vietnam War: Almanac," students trace the progression of this controversial war from its beginnings in 1941 with the creation of the Vietminh guerrilla force under Ho Chi Minh, through its last days in 1975 with the fall of ...

Welcome To My Bunker Vietnamkriegserfahrung Im Internet

Author: Roland Leikauf
Publisher: transcript Verlag
ISBN: 3839433428
Size: 32.16 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6373
Download Read Online
4: Almanac, Bd. 4 von 4, U.X.L: Detroit, MI 2001; Kevin Hillstrom (Hg.): Vietnam
War Reference Library vol. 1: Primary Sources, Bd. 1 von 4, U.X.L: Detroit, MI
2001; James S. Olson (Hg.): The Vietnam War. Handbook of Literature and
Research, Greenwood Press: Westport, CT 1993; John S. Bowman: The Vietnam
War. An Almanac, World Almanac Publications: New York, NY 1985; Chris
Sugnet, John T. Hickey, u.a. (Hg.): Vietnam War Bibliography: Selected from
Cornell University's ...

The Vietnam War Era

Author: Bruce Olav Solheim
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275983086
Size: 47.52 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 2050
Download Read Online
Summers said that the great tragedy of the Vietnam War was that all of the
military effort, bravery, and sacrifice were not focused because of the lack of a
clear and realistic goal. Summers wrote that Americans turned against the war in
Vietnam because they did not think that the government was really trying to win.
There was no real plan to win and to measure progress toward that victory. His
later books included the award-winning Vietnam War Almanac, Korean War
Almanac, The ...

The Vietnam War As History

Author: Elizabeth Jane Errington
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275935603
Size: 64.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 3846
Download Read Online
See South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu's comments in Arnold R.
Isaacs, Without Honor: Defeat in Vietnam and Cambodia (Baltimore, Md., 1983),
44. 9. Harry G. Summers, Jr., Vietnam War Almanac (New York, 1985), 50, 362.
10. See Lyndon Baines Johnson, Quoted in Doris Kearns, Lyndon Johnson and
the American Dream (New York, 1976), 252. 11. David R. Palmer, Summons of
the Trumpet: US-Vietnam in Perspective (Novato, Calif., 1978), 75-76. 12. Bruce
Palmer ...

Vietnam At 24 Frames A Second

Author: Jeremy M. Devine
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292716018
Size: 61.19 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4278
Download Read Online
1. Ray Bonds, ed., The Vietnam War (New York: Crown, 1983). 2. Roger Ebert,
The Movie Home Companion (Kansas City: Andrews, McMeel and Parker, 1987),
p. 656. 3. Steven Jay Rubin, Combat Films: American Realism, 1945-1970 (
Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 1981), p. 201. 4. Brock Garland. War Movies (New
York: Facts on File. 1987). p. 136. 5. World Almanac (New York: World Almanac,
1990). For more historical background, see Bonds, The Vietnam War, Thomas G.
Paterson, ...

Civil War Almanac

Author: John C. Fredriksen
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438108036
Size: 31.11 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 691
Download Read Online
... 620,924 154,910 Total Forces 1,556,678 1,082,119 DEATHS DURING THE
CIVIL WAR Union Confederacy Total forces 1,556,678 1,082,119 Deaths from
Wounds 110,070 94,000 Deaths from Disease 249,458 164,000 Death Rate 23
percent 24 percent Wounded 275,175 100,000 DEATHS IN AMERICAN WARS (
U.S. MILITARY CASUALTIES) Civil War 618,000 World War II 405,000 World War
I 112,000 Vietnam War 58,000 Korean War 36,517 American Revolution 25,000
War of ...