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The Resource Vietnam : a history of the war, Russell Freedman

Vietnam : a history of the war, Russell Freedman

Label
Vietnam : a history of the war
Title
Vietnam
Title remainder
a history of the war
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A succinct account of how Cold War politics led to one of America's most puzzling and contentious wars describes how the war began, why it was so difficult to end and how its tragic legacy endures today
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
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  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2017
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
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10527133
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1220
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.F739 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of a war
Label
Vietnam : a history of the war, Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last man to die in Vietnam -- The Vietnamese: the long road to revolution -- Ho Chi Minh: the making of a revolutionary -- Ho Chi Minh meets the OSS -- The French war in Vietnam: the elephant and the tiger -- Tumbling dominoes -- Ngo Dinh Diem: America's miracle man in Saigon -- The last days of President Diem -- From the Tonkin Gulf to Rolling Thunder -- The American war in Vietnam -- The antiwar movement -- The Tet Offensive -- The beginning of the end -- The fall of Saigon -- Reconciliation
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
150 pages
Isbn
9780823436583
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016001051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Vietnam : a history of the war, Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last man to die in Vietnam -- The Vietnamese: the long road to revolution -- Ho Chi Minh: the making of a revolutionary -- Ho Chi Minh meets the OSS -- The French war in Vietnam: the elephant and the tiger -- Tumbling dominoes -- Ngo Dinh Diem: America's miracle man in Saigon -- The last days of President Diem -- From the Tonkin Gulf to Rolling Thunder -- The American war in Vietnam -- The antiwar movement -- The Tet Offensive -- The beginning of the end -- The fall of Saigon -- Reconciliation
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
150 pages
Isbn
9780823436583
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016001051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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