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3 edition of The Vietnamese War found in the catalog.

The Vietnamese War

the illustrated history of the conflict in Southeast Asia

by Ray Bonds

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Published by Salamander Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Technology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[editor, Ray Bonds]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24733145M
    ISBN 100517536129
    ISBN 109780517536124
    OCLC/WorldCa6430196

    The book is the only one of its kind because it is comprised of American veterans, Southern Vietnamese veterans, objects of war and blends all of their stories into this one book. The reader will be able to take a very close look at those who were on the ground for this war. Books on sale: 45, Nonfiction» History» Military» Military / Vietnam War. THE AMAZING BURIAL OF PRIVATE STANLEY STOLTZ by Phnom Penh, Cambodia, found ourselves in an unusual situation. In Vietnam, all US forces were ordered to cease fighting and that included air assets as well as the ground troops. Yet we had authorized air.

    Filed under: Vietnam War, -- Engineering and construction Base Development in South Vietnam, (), by Carroll H. Dunn (PDF at US Army CMH) U.S. Army Engineers, (Washington: Department of the Army, ), by Robert R. Ploger (PDF at US Army CMH). Buy Vietnam War books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery.

    The events of the book are set in Hong Kong during the Vietnam War. The author was a government engineer and became involved in the corruption common at that time. The book describes the expatriate life and relations with the local Chinese population. The war began soon after the Geneva Conference provisionally divided () Vietnam at 17° N lat. into the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) and the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam). It escalated from a Vietnamese civil war into a limited international conflict in which the United States was deeply involved, and did not end.


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