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Key figures of the Vietnam War / edited by Hope Lourie Killcoyne.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Biographies of war.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 959.704 KEY BRI (Text) 34207002069269 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680480634 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 111 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 107) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Vietnam : the country, its people, and the road to war -- The struggle for independence, U.S. involvement, and the scars of war -- Asian leaders -- American leaders -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
From 1965 to 1973, the United States sent troops to South Vietnam to assist in its war against the Communist regime of North Vietnam. In the end, the North was victorious, and Vietnam was reunited under Communist rule. This resource provides an overview of Vietnams history, a chronicle of the war itself, and profiles of people who played instrumental roles in and leading up to this long and bitter conflictpolitical and military leaders from North Vietnam, South Vietnam, and the United States, as well as some notable figures from the American antiwar movement.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 7-12.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Vietnam > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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