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Fighting Vietnam.

Shchedrov, I. M.

Fighting Vietnam.

by Shchedrov, I. M.

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Published by Novosti Press Agency Pub. House in Moscow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Boriushchiisia V"etnam.

    Statement[Compilers: I.M. Shchedrov and others.
    GenrePictorial works.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16600022M

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House, ]. The Vietnam war between the United States began in in the midst of the Cold-War era and lasted roughly 20 years. Commonly viewed as a proxy war, Vietnam was supported by the Soviet Union and China as well as other communist driven nations; the fear of communism spreading to smaller nations led the United States to interfere.

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Get this from a library. Fighting the Vietnam War. [Brian Fitzgerald] -- Describes the struggle between South Vietnam and its allies and charts the progress of the war that led to North Vietnam's victory and United States' defeat. This book leans heavily on American accounts of the fighting.

Advertisement Bowden concludes that the nightly TV pictures of carnage in Hue marked a. I was very lucky because I was not a “grunt” in a forward firebase. My MOS (Military Occupational Specialty) was o5h, or in english, High Speed Morse Intercept Operator.

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Directed by Robert Lieberman. With Robert Urich, Bonnie Bedelia, Richard Herd, Howard Cosell. Football jock Rocky Bleier makes it all the way to the pros with the Pittsburgh Steelers, only to be drafted in the Vietnam War.

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