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Ending the Vietnam War

A History of America"s Involvement in and Extrication from the Vietnam War

by Henry Kissinger

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Vietnam War,
  • Asian history: Vietnam War,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • U.S. History - Post World War II Period,
  • U.S. Political History,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • United States,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Vietnam,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • History / Modern / 20th Century,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Diplomatic history

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7927027M
    ISBN 10074321532X
    ISBN 109780743215329

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    The vietnam war Pictures That Moved Them Most. When my book about the war, We Were Soldiers Once But nearly until the end of the U.S. war, if a helicopter or truck had a seat available.   Soon thereafter, the U.S. joined the war effort, siding with South Vietnam to help stop the spread of communism. This intervention would become one of the most divisive decisions in U.S. history, spawning an anti-war movement that would remain influential long after the war .


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