After Vietnam

an approach to future wars of national liberation
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by
American Friends of Vietnam] , [New York
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- United States., War -- Moral and ethical aspects., United States -- Military po

Places

United States, United St

Statement[by] Amrom H. Katz. Morality and national liberation wars [by] Charles Burton Marshall.
SeriesSoutheast Asian perspectives,, no. 4
ContributionsMarshall, Charles Burton, 1908-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUA23 .K367
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 44 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5343479M
LC Control Number72197660

In After Vietnam four distinguished scholars focus on different elements of the war's legacy, while one of the major architects of the conflict, former defense secretary Robert S. McNamara, contributes a final chapter pondering foreign policy issues of the twenty-first century.

Efforts to understand the impact of the Vietnam War on America began soon after it ended, and they continue to the present day. In After Vietnam four distinguished scholars focus on different elements of the war's legacy, while one of the major architects of the conflict, former defense secretary Robert S.

McNamara, contributes a final chapter pondering foreign policy issues of the twenty /5(3). Bill Lord’s new book 50 Years After Vietnam is the irreverent but poignant memoir of a young draftee.

Lord and his fellow soldiers were 19 and 20 year-olds fighting on the front lines in The country that sent them there had erupted in violence after the Tet Offensive and the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy/5(19).

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.

In the short history of Vietnam War literature, publishers would hardly touch a book on the war until the late s and early s—a part of the self-induced national amnesia about that conflict and its.

Find Before, During, And After Vietnam by Roger A. McGill at Blurb Books. A Cavalry Scout's 11D10 Story - from - While he was stationed in the U.S.

Arm Released on: Novem Byand after decades of resistance to French colonials, Vietnam was partitioned into northern and southern territories. In a fight to reunify their divided country under communist rule, the North Vietnamese rebelled against the anti-communist South—which included their longtime enemies, the French.

The book looks at the story of a family’s daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 's. It looks at the realistic challenges they faced whilst trying to rebuild a new life for themselves.

Broken Hearts Find a Way: After Vietnam (Book 1) - Kindle edition by Dailey, Mia. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Broken Hearts Find a Way: After Vietnam (Book 1)/5(3).

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Vietnam War History of over 6, results for Books: History: Military: Vietnam War. Dog Soldiers won the National Book Award for Fiction, the first Vietnam War novel to do so.

But it wasn’t the last. But it wasn’t the last. James Webb, Fields of Fire (). From Publishers Weekly This affecting sequel to Chickenhawk, a memoir of Vietnam, covers Mason's postwar life and his struggle with the classic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder: overwhelming restlessness, panic attacks and inability to hold a job/5(56).

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Brent Batten: Book chronicles life after Vietnam for two Naples residents, and dozens more The book, “They Were Soldiers,” profiles four dozen of veterans who served in the Vietnam Author: Brent Batten.

UPDATE: After we posted this article, Times readers weighed in with their favorite books on the Vietnam War. These 10 books, in addition to the ones below, were recommended multiple : Susan Ellingwood. The Vietnam War lasted from —the longest war in American history until it was overtaken by the one in Afghanistan—and servicemen typically did one-year tours of duty.

Deep inside Max Hastings’s monumental "Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy” sits a minute story that captures the essence of the book. As combat heated up Author: Mark Atwood Lawrence. A new nation.

Two years after the withdrawal of the last United States combat troops, North Vietnamese Army (NVA) tanks and soldiers rolled into days, the US-backed South Vietnamese government turned on its heels and fled, its leaders spirited out of the country with American help.

After more than a century of foreign domination and 21 years of war and division, Vietnam was. 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. Recommended Vietnam’s History (Before and after ) Books.

After reading the book, all it left is the respect and admiration for Madam Nhu’s talents and national spirit. No. He joined the Marines in to go to Vietnam. After being wounded in combat, he returned to civilian life inReturned to school, and has work in many different careers over the years.

“But, after becoming total and permanently disabled in Started writing “I'm just A Survivor, My life before and after Vietnam” his first book. The long read: After the military victory, Vietnam’s socialist model began to collapse. Cut off by US-led trade embargos and denied reconstruction aid, it plunged into poverty.

Now its economy. Vietnam War protests began small among peace activists and leftist intellectuals on college campuses but gained national prominence inafter the United States began bombing North Vietnam in.

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The Longest Rescue by Glenn Robins. Aug The Longest Rescue: The Life and Legacy of Vietnam POW William A. Robinson, which came out inis now available in paperback (University Press of Kentucky, pp., $).

In his book Shooting Up: A Short History of Drugs and War, Lukasz Kamienski argues that amphetamine withdrawal may be partly to blame for some of the atrocities committed against Vietnam.

The discarded army: veterans after Vietnam; the Nader report on Vietnam veterans and the Veterans Administration Item Preview "Portions of this book have appeared in different form in the Washington monthly." Includes bibliographical references Access-restricted-item truePages: The Tragedy of the Vietnam War: A South Vietnamese Officer’s Analysis.

by Van Nguyen Duong, McFarland & Co., Of the tens of thousands of books written about the Vietnam War, less than half of one percent are personal narratives by Vietnamese. Book Description: On Decemmore than one hundred U.S.

B bombers flew over North Vietnam to initiate Operation Linebacker II. During the next eleven days, sixteen of these planes were shot down and another four suffered heavy damage. These losses soon proved so devastating that Strategic Air Command was ordered to halt the bombing.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ad Hoc Committee on the Economic Impact of Peace After Vietnam.; Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America.

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OCLC Number: Description: ii, 96 pages ; 29 cm: Responsibility: of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Economic Impact of Peace After Vietnam.

US marines sprint through the rubble of the citadel in Hue, South Vietnam, after its walls were breached by tank fire in February, Photo: Alamy. After the first World War, in an attempt to creating an independent Vietnam against the French and a nationalist government, Hồ Chí Minh petitions US President Woodrow Wilson for assistance, but is refused.

The reason may be due to the Communist leanings of Hồ Chí Minh. On March ofJapan successfully defeats the French. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Washington Post book." Description: xii, pages: map ; 22 cm.After Vietnam went to war against China.

Bradley gives some insights in his coda which this reviewer has not seen anywhere else. Though this is probably insufficient to justify the cost of purchasing the entire book, if one is not interested in the internal dynamics of North Vietnamese politics.

Ultimately the book attempts too much with too.The war began soon after the Geneva Conference provisionally divided () Vietnam at 17° N lat. into the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) and the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam). It escalated from a Vietnamese civil war into a limited international conflict in which the United States was deeply involved, and did not end.