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
An account of the Vietnam War describes how it began, why it was so difficult to end, and how its tragic legacy endures today
Title
Vietnam
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Illustration line
Award
  • 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
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Middle School
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.F739 2016
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1220
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
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a history of a war
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a history of a war
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Russell Freedman
Label
Vietnam : a history of the war, Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • NED-MEH
  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-HIL
  • HOU-HEI
  • LAN-VML
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • 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
Control code
ocn934627913
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
150 pages
Isbn
9780823436583
Lccn
2016001051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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u1942884
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934627913
  • (Sirsi) a1942884

Library Locations

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