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Grove Press
Grove Press
Grove Press

Vietnam and America

A Documented History

by Marvin Gettleman
  • Imprint Grove Paperback
  • Page Count 576
  • Publication Date August 16, 1995
  • ISBN-13 978-0-8021-3362-5
  • Dimensions 6" x 9"
  • US List Price $20.00

About The Book

A complete history of the war in Vietnam, as documentary in essays by leading experts and in original source material: Ho Chi Minh’s rise to power and his initial collaboration with OSS; the Vietnamese war against the French; the Geneva Accords; U.S. troop commitments and accompanying rationales; the Gulf of Tonkin resolution; the Tet Offensive; My Lai; the Pentagon Papers; the Paris Peace Accords; U.S. withdrawal; the effects of Agent Orange. Insightful essays by the editors introduce each major stage of the war, and readings are prefaced with helpful explanatory notes.