The Vietnam War: History in an Hour [NOOK Book]

Overview

Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour.‘War, what is it good for?’ THE VIETNAM WAR: HISTORY IN AN HOUR gives a gripping account of the most important Cold War-era conflict, fought between the United States and the Viet Cong, the Vietnam People’s Army and their Communist allies. It was one of the most traumatic military conflicts America has ever been involved in – and provoked a backlash of anti-war protests at home.Here are the key events leading up to the Vietnam War, the deadly guerrilla warfare...
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The Vietnam War: History in an Hour

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Overview

Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour.‘War, what is it good for?’ THE VIETNAM WAR: HISTORY IN AN HOUR gives a gripping account of the most important Cold War-era conflict, fought between the United States and the Viet Cong, the Vietnam People’s Army and their Communist allies. It was one of the most traumatic military conflicts America has ever been involved in – and provoked a backlash of anti-war protests at home.Here are the key events leading up to the Vietnam War, the deadly guerrilla warfare of the Viet Cong, the domestic anti-war movement and the fall of Saigon. THE VIETNAM WAR: HISTORY IN AN HOUR is essential reading for anyone interested in post-war history.Know your stuff: read about the Vietnam War in just one hour.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780007485178
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 4/5/2012
  • Series: History in an Hour
  • Sold by: Harper Collins UK
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: ePub edition
  • Pages: 60
  • Sales rank: 76,427
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Neil Smith is Head of History at The Manchester Grammar School, and has had several books and articles published on both history and politics.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2014

    Poorly written

    I am a big fan of the "History in an Hour" series, but this book is a disappointment. The poor writing is not up to par with the other books in this series. I doubt I will purchase another book from this particular author. (Multiple authors have contributed to this series.)

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