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5 edition of Vietnam in pictures found in the catalog.

Vietnam in pictures

by Stacy Taus-Bolstad

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publications in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vietnam.
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnam.,
    • Vietnam.

    • About the Edition

      Text and illustrations present detailed information on the geography, history and government, economy, people, cultural life and society of traditional and modern Vietnam.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-75) and index.

      StatementStacy Taus-Bolstad.
      SeriesVisual geography series, Visual geography series (Minneapolis, Minn.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS556.3 .T38 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553416M
      ISBN 100822546787
      LC Control Number2002005524

      America’s wars have inspired some of the world’s best literature, and the Vietnam War is no exception. The Vietnam War has left many legacies. Among the most positive is an abundance of top-notch books, many written by veterans of the conflict. These include winners of National Book Awards and Pulitzer Prizes, both fiction and nonfiction. Mar 6, - Explore juligprice's board "VietCong Women", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vietnam war, Vietnam war photos and North vietnam pins.

        The war ended 40 years ago, on Ap An American 1st Air Cavalry helicopter airlifts supplies into a Marine outpost during Operation Pegasus in Vietnam in 19Author: TIME Photo. A Portrait of Vietnam: A photography book by Lou Dematteis. Photographs by Chau Vu. A sampling of Dick Swanson 's photographs of Vietnam in the and periods.

        The Vietnam War () was bloody, dirty, and very unpopular. In Vietnam, U.S. soldiers found themselves fighting against an enemy they rarely saw, in a jungle they couldn't master, for a cause they barely understood. These pictures offer a brief glimpse into life during the Vietnam War. Top sigths of Vietnam Hanoi is a busting modern city, but traditions are greatly valued there. Start your observation of the city from the Old Quarter as the majority of sights, such as Bach Ma Temple and Hoan Kiem Lake, are located there. Ho Chi Minh City, which is also known as Saigon, is the second largest city in Vietnam and another popular.


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