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Vietnam : A History (Paperback) (Stanley Karnow)

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This monumental narrative clarifies, analyzes, and demystifies the tragic ordeal of the Vietnam war. Free of ideological bias, profound in its understanding, and compassionate in its human portrayals, it is filled with fresh revelations drawn from secret documents and from exclusive interviews with the participants - French, American, Vietnamese, Chinese: diplomats, military commanders, high government officials, journalists, nurses, workers, and soldiers.
Vietnam: A History puts events and decisions into such sharp focus that we come to understand - and make peace with - a convulsive epoch of our recent history.
A study of American involvement in Vietnam, from French domination to the final withdrawal of American forces, discusses the historical background, politics, military campaigns, participants, and consequences of American involvement
Number of Pages: 768
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Stanley Karnow
Language: English
Street Date: June 1, 1997
TCIN: 13243248
UPC: 9780140265477
Item Number (DPCI): 248-59-9102
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