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Vietnam War Almanac

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11360676M
    ISBN 100816071020
    ISBN 109780816071029

    Operation Deckhouse Five was a United States Marine Corps (USMC) and Republic of Vietnam Marine Corps operation that took place from January in the Mekong Delta, during the Vietnam War. "The ten-day sweep," reported the AP from its daily military roundup from Saigon, "proved unproductive."Location: Kiến Hòa Province, South Vietnam.


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The American War in Vietnam was a war against Communist aggression and a beginning date for hostilities should reflect an event of Communist aggression. Colonel Summers, in his section on the chronology of the war, selects January, Cited by: 9.

Vietnam War Almanac contains a chronological history of the war in Vietnam, with day-by-day listings of the war on the ground, in the air, and at sea; international and U.S. events; and a biographical dictionary of major military and civilian figures. It may be impossible to fully understand such a complicated and horrible struggle, but for the families of veterans and for historians, the thorough 5/5(2).

This is a great little Vietnam War reference written by Colonel Harry Summers, Jr. Colonel Summers is a Korean War and Vietnam War combat veteran, a respected Vietnam War historian, was a Distinguished Fellow at the Strategic Studies Institute at the U.S. Army War College, and was on the team of negotiators working to end the Vietnam War/5(4).

The Vietnam War Almanac book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This concise, one-volume reference synthesizes the myriad of /5. The American War in Vietnam was a war against Communist aggression and a beginning date for hostilities should reflect an event of Communist aggression.

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Vietnam war almanac. New York: Checkmark Books. This almanac gives a day-by-day account of the war, including people and events. It also contains an A-Z biographical dictionary and an index of war statistics. This book would fill an information need in a high school library/5. Vietnam War Almanac Item Preview remove-circle Book About Vietnam War Addeddate Identifier ark://t1dk0gh3m Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader plus-circle Add Review.

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It also analyzes the significance of Vietnam's historical and physical realities in shaping American policy in the area. Part II is a detailed chronology of military and political events -- both in Vietnam and in America -- from Pages:   The Vietnam War: an almanac Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "A Bison book." Bibliography: p.

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The Vietnam War Almanac by Harry G. Summers; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Vietnamese Conflict,Vietnam War,Geschichte (), Vietnamkrieg, Vietnam-oorlog, Wörterbuch, Guerre du Viêt-nam.

Vietnam War, -- Almanacs, Vietnam War, -- Chronology Publisher New York NY: Facts On File Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; oliverwendellholmeslibrary; phillipsacademy; americana Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Phillips Academy, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library Language EnglishPages:   About the Book.

The almanac consists of three sections: Part I provides an introductory history of Vietnam from ancient times until and describes the physical setting of the country. It also analyzes the significance of Vietnam's historical and physical Cited by: 9.

Vietnam War Almanac. Presents a comprehensive reference to the Vietnam War, including a chronology of major events, biographical sketches, related articles and a collection of maps.

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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, this debut novel could fit into half a dozen genres of Vietnam war books from war narrative to immigrant story, from mystery to political, from Author: Tracy Shapley.

The World Almanac of the Vietnam War. [John Stewart Bowman;] -- A chronological arrangement of the conflict beginning with prehistory to the present. Includes. Vietnam War Almanac contains a chronological history of the war in Vietnam, with day-by-day listings of the war on the ground, in the air, and at sea; international and U.S.

events; and a biographical dictionary of major military and civilian figures. It may be impossible to fully understand such a complicated and horrible struggle, but for the Released on: Septem Vietnam War Almanac.

A thorough reference source on the Vietnam War contains the history of Vietnam, a chronology of the War, as well as a collection of five hundred articles discussing all aspects of the conflict, from the participants to the weapons, campaigns, and issues involved.

Research the Vietnam War from every angle with this comprehensive 4-vol. set. Vietnam War: Almanac traces the progression of this controversial war from its beginnings in with the creation of the Vietminh guerrilla force under Ho Chi Minh, through its last days in with the fall of Saigon.

The latest edition of James H. Willbanks’s Vietnam War Almanac (Skyhorse Publishing, pp., $, paper) has just been published. Vietnam War: an Almanac by Editor-John S. Bowman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "Vietnam War: Almanac" highlights the major events leading up to and during America's involvement in the war that created great political tensions on the home front: Vietnam and French Colonialism Vietnam and the Cold War Early American Involvement in Vietnam The Fall of Diem The War at Home Vietnam's Lasting Impact on America And other topics.

The Vietnam War Almanac contains a detailed, day-by-day chronology of the events of this conflict and an A-to-Z dictionary of the key figures involved in the Vietnam War, in addition to a comprehensive listing of vital statistics in the appendix.

Get this from a library. The Vietnam War: an almanac. [John Stewart Bowman; Fox Butterfield; Ian V Hogg; Anthony Robinson; Antony Preston; Kevin M Generous;] -- The thousand-year-long struggle for Vietnamese autonomy is revealed in a day-by-day account from earliest history to the present.

Over illustrations, plus a color supplement highlighting the. Vietnam war almanac. [Harry G Summers] -- This book presents a wide range of objective information on every aspect of the Vietnamese conflict.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Fleur Fine Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Vietnam War Almanac: The Most Authoritive Sourcebook On The Vietnam War Author Harry G., Jr.

Summers Format/binding HARDCOVER Book condition Used; Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Ballantine Books, Presidio. The Vietnam War: An Almanac. New York: World Almanac Publications, Brune, Lester H.

and Richard Dean Burns. The Definitive Collection of American Fiction and Nonfiction on the War. New York: Anchor Books, c Palmer, Bruce. The Year War: America's Military Role in Vietnam.

Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 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. A slew of war memoirs stand with the best writing of that genre.

In the short history of Vietnam War. Get this from a library. Vietnam War almanac. [James H Willbanks] -- Chronologically records Vietnamese history and American military involvement, with profiles of key individuals and lists of medal of honor recipients.

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. Containing a detailed, day-by-day chronology of the events and people involved in the Vietnam War, the new Vietnam War Almanac also features an A-to-Z biographical dictionary of the key figures involved in the conflict, along with a comprehensive listing of vital statistics in the appendix.

Maps, illustrations, and an extensive bibliography aid. Vietnam War Almanac contains a chronological history of the war in Vietnam, with day-by-day listings of the war on the ground, in the air, and at sea; international and U.S. events; and a biographical dictionary of major military and civilian figures.

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Harry G. Summers Jr. (May 6, – Novem ) is best known as the author of the neo-Clausewitzean analysis of the Vietnam War titled, On Strategy: A Critical Analysis of the Vietnam War (). Summers was an infantry colonel in the United States Army, and had served as a squad leader in the Korean War and as a battalion and corps operations officer in the Vietnam War.The Vietnam War has been the subject of thousands of newspaper and magazine articles, hundreds of books, and scores of movies and television documentaries.

The great majority of these efforts have erroneously portrayed many myths about the Vietnam War as being facts. On Novemthe Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington was opened to the public.

The wall is engraved with the names of the more t Ameri.