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The Vietnam fact book

by Jeff Stein

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Published by Dell Pub. Co. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Miscellanea.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeff Stein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.7 .S74 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2095995M
    ISBN 100440193362
    LC Control Number88141679
    OCLC/WorldCa17012843

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    Critically acclaimed since its release in , Dispatches was one of the first books which offered an insider’s account of the Vietnam War to the general public. Michael Herr was a war correspondent for Esquire between and His coverage of the war in Dispatches was ground-breaking for its presented a type of journalism that traded monotonous details for visceral : Andrew Kingsford-Smith. NOTE: The information regarding Vietnam on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Vietnam information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Vietnam should be addressed to the CIA.


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Located on the Perfume River in central Vietnam, Hue was the capital of Vietnam from until A walled citadel, 2 km by 2 km, as well as a moat, surrounded the city. Inside the citadel was the Imperial City. Many of the buildings of the Imperial City were destroyed during the Vietnam War.

Some reconstruction has begun. Vietnam Fact Book Mass Market Paperback – September 1, by Jeff Stein (Author)Author: Jeff Stein. Introduction:: Vietnam. Background: The conquest of Vietnam by France began in and was completed by It became part of French Indochina in Vietnam declared independence after World War II, but France continued to rule until its defeat by communist forces under Ho Chi MINH.

Under the Geneva Accords ofVietnam was divided into the communist North and anti. Introduction. The conquest of Vietnam by France began in and was completed by It became part of French Indochina in Vietnam declared independence after World War II, but France continued to rule until its defeat by Communist forces under Ho Chi MINH.

Under the Geneva Accords ofVietnam was divided into the Communist North and anti-Communist South. NOTE: 1) The information regarding Vietnam on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources.

No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Vietnam Economy information contained here. That is not acceptable. Gen Abrams reacted, perhaps over-reacted, and COL Rheault, perhaps with good intentions, was punished for trying to protect his troops in a manner which was not appropriate.

The book is a very good read about an interesting part of the Vietnam War most people never hear about/5(31). SONS OF KOLCHAK: A company commander during the Vietnam Tet Offensive of tells the story of his men's raw courage and valor.

Michael Wikan out of 5 stars Inthe communist Pathet Lao took control of the government, ending a six-century-old monarchy and instituting a strict socialist regime closely aligned to Vietnam.

A gradual, limited return to private enterprise and the liberalization of foreign investment laws began in Laos became a member of ASEAN in and the WTO in Vietnam (Vietnamese: Cộng hòa Xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam) is a country in Southeast Asia.

The long-form name of the country is the Socialist Republic of neighboring countries of Vietnam are China, Laos and m is one of five remaining countries that believe in capital of Vietnam is biggest city is Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon).Capital: Hanoi, 21°2′N °51′E / °N °E.

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. You’re recommending books about the Vietnam War. Tell me about the first book on your list, A Rumor of War ().

Philip Caputo was a marine who later became a very well-known journalist. In my mind it’s one of the first really well-written books that describe the moral ambiguities and difficulties faced by a young marine officer in this particular war. On the Frontlines of the Television War: A Legendary War Cameraman in Vietnam by Yasutsune Hirashiki.

The author spent ten years in Vietnam, starting in when he went there as a freelancer, and stayed through the fall of Saigon in This Vietnam memoir includes exciting tales, close calls, and battle : Tracy Shapley. Inside Out and Back Again is a New York Times Vietnam Novel  bestseller, a Newbery Honor Book, and a winner of the National Book Award.

The book is inspired by the author's life as the experienced fleeing Vietnam after the Fall of Saigon during her childhood.

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people and society, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for world entities. The Reference tab includes: a variety of world, regional, country, ocean, and time zone maps; Flags of the World; and a Country Comparison function that ranks the country information and.

Vietnam War (Facts at Your Fingertips) Library Binding – January 1, by Leo Daugherty (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Library Binding, January 1, Author: Leo Daugherty. the world factbook archive Appendix D:: Cross-Reference List of Country Data Codes Print GEOPOLITICAL ENTITIES and CODES (formerly FIPS PUB ): FIPS PUB was withdrawn by the National Institute of Standards and Technology on 2 September based on Public Law (codified OMB Circular A and the National Technology Transfer.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A small portion of this book first appeared in Veteran, April "--Title page verso. Keith W. Taylor, A History of the Vietnamese.

A History of the Vietnamese (Cambridge Concise Histories): K. Taylor: : Books There is no book in English, and probably none in any other language, that provides as comprehe. Vietnam has a population of approximately 94 million people, of whom about two-thirds live in rural areas.

The total size of Vietnam ismi2 (, km2), slightly larger than New Mexico. It is located in Southeast Asia and borders China, Laos, and Cambodia. I found "The Vietnam War Trivia Book: Fascinating Facts" offering readers a great overview of the war including some history of the U.S.'s involvement during and after WWI and then throughout the 20 year-long war.

The authors tried to take a neutral stand when presenting the many facts of this war, but failed to mention the communist death /5(37).

The conquest of Vietnam by France began in and was completed by It became part of French Indochina in Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until when they were defeated by Communist forces under Ho Chi Minh, who took control of the : total:sq km, land:sq km, water: 4, sq km.

Our books experts recommends 10 authors to read on the conflict. things to do inside 7 easy cocktails Ten authors to read on the Vietnam War. USATODAY.Books shelved as vietnamese-history: Ho Chi Minh: The Missing Years, by Sophie Quinn-Judge, The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Sympathizer.