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6 edition of American War Library - The Vietnam War found in the catalog.

American War Library - The Vietnam War

A History of U.S. Involvement (American War Library)

by John M. Dunn

  • 310 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - General History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • USA,
  • Vietnam,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • Humanities,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • History - United States/General,
  • 1961-1969,
  • 1961-1974,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12097758M
    ISBN 101560066458
    ISBN 109781560066453

    "The Greenwood Library of American War Reporting chronologically presents some 2, news reports and excerpts drawn from over newspapers and magazines-and later, radio and television This is an impressive anthology of material ranging over more than years, and gives a sense of changing journalistic styles.". A companion to the Vietnam War / A Companion to the Vietnam War contains twenty-four definitive essays on America's longest and most divisive foreign conflict. It represents the best current scholarship on this controversial and influential episode in modern American history.

    A short history of the 'American War' from the point of view of the peasants and GIs who fought it. Provides a vivid ground view account of the Vietnam War explaining why the Americans went in, why the Vietnamese fought until the end, and what the legacy has been for both sides in the decades since. He draws a clear distinction between the goals and actions of the American government and the 3/5(2). Another look at the war from a slightly different perspective. From the standpoint of the Vietnam Wars (multiple), this book reinforces some conclusions reached when I studied the war in greater depth in a seminar class in college as a history major upon my return from southeast Asia in /5(2).

    2 days ago  Vietnam War by Mitchell Hall, , Taylor & Francis Group edition, in English. Other Vietnam War Websites. Mailing Address: The American War Library C Chadron Avenue Gardena CA Telephone/Fax:


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American War Library - The Vietnam War book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Vietnam War was the longest war in American his /5.

The Vietnam War was the longest war in American history. It was also the most controversial and devisive since the American Civil War.

And it was one the United States failed to win. Disturbing questions concerning the use of military force that emerged in the s and early s still haunt policy makers today. This book details the causes Author: John M. Dunn. : American War Library - Leaders and Generals of the Vietnam War (): Roberts, Russell, Russell, Roberts: BooksAuthor: Russell Roberts, Roberts Russell.

Vietnam War Medal of Sacrifice: View Issue Regulations; World War II Combat Campaign Service: View Issue Regulations; The American War Library/ East Via Carmelitos Virginia Building Long Beach CA Phone / Fax: (Pacific Time Zone).

Based on classified documents and first-person interviews, a startling history of the American war on Vietnamese civiliansAmericans have long been taught that events such as the notorious My Lai massacre were isolated incidents in the Vietnam War, carried out by "a few bad apples." But as award-winning journalist and historian Nick Turse demonstrates in this groundbreaking /5(16).

You will currently find it listed as The American War Library, but it has been called other names such as: The American Foreign Conflicts Electronic Library, The American Constitutional Service Electronic Library, The Electronic War Library, War Library, The Vietnam War Electronic Library, The Japanese-American WWII Electronic Library, The.

America’s wars have inspired some of the world’s best literature, and the Vietnam War is no exception. The Vietnam War has left many legacies. Among the most positive is an abundance of top-notch books, many written by veterans of the conflict.

These include winners of National Book Awards and Pulitzer Prizes, both fiction and nonfiction. The War Library is continually compiling a list of confirmed Purple Heart Medal recipients from all Service Branches.

The growing list is publicly accessible on The War Library. Vietnam War Wound Medal Merchant Marine Mariners Medal Wound Ribbon of World War I Email The American War Library. The final book on your list of books about the Vietnam War is Days. This was a book I read before I went to Vietnam and it was written by an army doctor who wasn’t even there.

I think he was in Japan. But what he did was he interviewed the people he was treating and it was one of the great examples of breaking through the statistics. Offering a unique and impressively informed and informative perspective, Vietnam's American War: A History is an extraordinary study of exceptional scholarship and unreservedly recommended for both community and academic library Vietnam War collections and supplemental studies lists.' Midwest Book ReviewReviews:   -- School Library Journal (September ) (School Library Journal ) "A forward explains why it is important to look at America as a country defined by the wars it chose to wage while an introduction seeks to explain why the United States chose to wage this particular war.

The epilogue details what happened to many of those : Diana Saenger. The American War Library's Business Card (for your wallet or distribution) Vietnamese Medals awarded to US and foreign military personnel. Vietnam Civil Action and Cross of Gallantry awarded to USN/USMC units (access info) How to Re-create a Discontinued Military Shoulder Patch From a Photo, Drawing or Computer Image For display in a Shadow Box.

A Vietnam War Reader: A Documentary History from American and Vietnamese Perspectives By Michael H. Hunt University of North Carolina Press, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

American War Library, Long Beach, California. likes. American military data collection, preservation and dissemination. Established 04 July   A devastating follow-up to Marciano’s classic Teaching the Vietnam War (written with William L.

Griffen), Marciano’s book seeks not to commemorate the Vietnam War, but to stop the ongoing U.S. war on actual history. Marciano reveals the grandiose flag-waving that stems from the “Noble Cause principle,” the notion that America is Reviews: Since Email The American War Library | Home.

Lists of Casualties. The following casualty lists are currently available for free download from the G.I. Photograph Museum of Honor.

By Agreement with the United States House of Representatives, the Senate, the United Nations, the United Kingdom House of Lords and House of Commons, all lists are not copyrighted and may be freely used.

Drafted as young men, each of them would endure the hardships of a soldier’s life and carry those memories long after the war ended. At once a moving account of the Vietnam War and a meditation on the power of the human spirit, The Things They Carried has been a classic of American literature since its publication in Covers the Vietnam War from every angle.

While you can still use the Library remotely and with curbside service, most Libraries are now open for Limited Indoor Library Services. (En español: ¡Las bibliotecas están reabriendo!High Prairie Library is closed this afternoon, J due to a power loss.

UPDATE: After we posted this article, Times readers weighed in with their favorite books on the Vietnam War. These 10 books, in addition to the ones below, were recommended multiple times.

The book is not like what American writers have written about the Vietnam War, and it’s not like what Vietnamese Americans have written about this war and this history.Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and St.

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