Cover of: The Vietnam War | [editor, Ray Bonds ; consultant, Bernard C. Nalty ; authors William L. Allen, et al.].

The Vietnam War

the illustrated history of the conflict in Southeast Asia

Published by Crown Publishers in New York .

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Key individuals in Southeast Asia
Chronology of main events
Weapons and warfare techniques used in Vietnam / David Miller
The end of French rule in Indochina / George M. Watson and Richard O'Neill
Rival ideologies in a divided nation / Barnard C. Nalty
US intervention and the fall of Diem / William Michael Hammond
Communist aggression provokes US retaliation / William Michael Hammond
The US commitment becomes irrevocable / William Michael Hammond
The air war against North Vietnam / Bernard C. Nalty
A US strategy to stem the communist tide / Charles B. MacDonald
A battle for the people's hearts and minds / Richard A. Hunt
The military build-up in north and south / Charles B. MacDonald
The development of the communist armies / David Miller
US Navy and Marine Corps operations in Vietnam / Lane Rogers
The in-country enemy : battle with the Viet Cong / Charles B. MacDonald
Communist thrust : the Tet Offensive of 1968 / Charles B. MacDonald
Seventy-seven days : the siege of Khe Sanh / Bernard C. Nalty
The air war on the Laotian supply routes / Bernard C. Nalty
Vietnamization : the south must save itself / Jeffrey J. Clarke
Striking the communist sanctuaries in Cambodia / Jeffrey J. Clarke
Southern defeat on the Ho Chi Minh Trail / Ronald H. Cole
B-52s : strategic bombers in a tactical role / John T. Greenwood
Disengagement abroad, disenchantment at home / Jacob Neufeld
Spring 1972 : northern invasion repulsed / William L. Allen
Defeat and retaliation : the communist triumph / Ray L. Bowers
The continuing conflict in Southeast Asia / David Miller.


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DS557.7 .V53 1979

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