7 edition of Vietnam, rebuilding a nation found in the catalog.
Describes the history, people, politics, culture, major cities, and other aspects of Vietnam.
Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
|Statement||by Sherry Garland.|
|Series||Discovering our heritage|
|LC Classifications||DS556.3 .G37 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||127 p. :|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||89029212|
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A former combatant, Santoli earned a Brand: Random House Publishing Group. In Four Decades On, historians, anthropologists, and literary critics examine the legacies of the Second Indochina War, or what most Americans call the Vietnam War, nearly forty years after the United States finally left Vietnam.
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About the Book. In this important new study, Charles Keith explores the complex position of the Catholic Church in modern Vietnamese history.
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the division between North Vietnam and South Vietnam at the 17th parallel. The survival and future growth of the fledgling government of the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) depended heavily on its ability to secure the nation’s waterways, especially the Mekong Delta.
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Candidate Bush ran for office by arguing that America cannot be the world's policeman, that the United States must avoid entanglements in the world and most of all avoid anything that resembles nation-building.
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