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- Intercultural Press 2005; US$ 22.95
Vietnam is faced with pressing political social and economic problems but is full of promise and potential ''pulsating with energy and steeped in dreams.'' Research included interviews and surveys of Vietnamese professionals who have extensive experience with foreigners, and expatriates from numerous Western nations living and working in Vietnam. more...
- University of California Press 2001; US$ 15.95
The American experience in the Vietnam War has been the subject of a vast body of scholarly work, yet surprisingly little has been written about how the war is remembered by Vietnamese themselves. The Country of Memory fills this gap in the literature by addressing the subject of history, memory, and commemoration of the Vietnam War in modern day... more...
- University of California Press 2005; US$ 15.95
This beautifully crafted and solidly researched book explains why and how the United States made its first commitment to Vietnam in the late 1940s. Mark Atwood Lawrence deftly explores the process by which the Western powers set aside their fierce disagreements over colonialism and extended the Cold War fight into the Third World. Drawing on an unprecedented... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 55.00
While most Americans might still think of Vietnam as little more than the site of a war, such broad typecasting glosses over a complicated and frequently misrepresented country. This volume brings the nation's dynamic history, society and religious institutions to the page. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2005; US$ 99.95
The Vietnam War endured for thirty years, cost billions of dollars, and resulted in thousands of Vietnamese, French, and American deaths. Massive American military intervention in Vietnam embroiled America in protests, placed enormous strains on the western alliance, and altered U.S. relations with the Soviet Union and China. David L. Anderson's concise... more...
- Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 31.81
A history of the Australian minefield laid in the Phuc Tuy Province in 1967 that played havoc with Australia's military operations in Vietnam and constituted the greatest tactical blunder in Australian military history since World War Two. more...
- Penguin Group US 2004; US$ 18.00
Christian G. Appy?s monumental oral history of the Vietnam War is the first work to probe the war?s path through both the United States and Vietnam. These vivid testimonies of 135 men and women span the entire history of the Vietnam conflict, from its murky origins in the 1940s to the chaotic fall of Saigon in 1975. Sometimes detached and reflective,... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 13.99
Introduction. 1. The Roots of Revolution. 2. Colonialism and Cold War. 3. An Anguished Peace. 4. Escalation. 5. War on Many Fronts. 6. The Tet Offensive. 7. The End of the American War. 8. Wars Unending. Further Reading more...