6 edition of Vietnam. found in the catalog.
Discusses the festivals of Vietnam and how their songs, recipes, and traditions reflect the culture of the people.
|Other titles||Portrait of the country through its festivals and traditions|
|Series||Fiesta!, Fiesta! (Danbury, Conn.)|
|Contributions||Grolier Educational (Firm)|
|LC Classifications||GT4878.A2 V54 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31 p. :|
|Number of Pages||31|
|ISBN 10||0717291154, 0717290999|
|LC Control Number||2004616034|
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The Vietnam War has scarred, transformed and inspired countless writers and art practitioners. While the list of books about this conflict includes hundreds of enlightening works, we pick ten of the best texts offering illuminating perspectives on the war, its context and the effects it had on : Andrew Kingsford-Smith. B&N Exclusives Baby Boutique Boxed Sets Graphic Novels for Young Readers Kids' Classics Kids' Book Awards Personalized Books STEAM/STEM Books & Toys Summer Reading Trend Shop Age Groups 0 - 2 Years 3 - 5 Years 6 - 8 Years 9 - 12 Years.
Great books - look for them in your library or local book store. Bill Hayton, a former BBC reporter in Hanoi, has written a comprehensive account of Vietnam today: Vietnam: Rising Dragon. Ten chapters cover how and why life is changing in cities and villages and give insight into the country's economic and political system. The book, he says, is not an attempt to “chronicle or even mention every action”; rather, it’s intended to “capture the spirit of Vietnam’s experience” for the general reader. Much of the book covers well-trod but appropriate ground: Dien Bien Phu, the Gulf of Tonkin incident, the Tet offensive, the perfidies of Nixon and Kissinger /5(2).
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The best books about Vietnam as a country, not just the Vietnam War. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Vietnam War History of over 6, results for Books: History: Military: Vietnam War.
Book Synopsis: The Best We Could is a national bestseller. It is an illustrated memoir of one family’s journey from war-torn Vietnam.
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Vietnam: A History gets called the bible of Vietnam and with good reason; the history begins in the beginning which was the 2nd century BC, continues through and goes on for pages.
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An absorbing and definitive modern history of the Vietnam War from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Secret War.
Vietnam became the Western worlds most divisive modern conflict, precipitating a battlefield humiliation for France inthen a vastly greater one for the United States in /5().
You’re recommending books about the Vietnam War. Tell me about the first book on your list, A Rumor of War (). Philip Caputo was a marine who later became a very well-known journalist.
In my mind it’s one of the first really well-written books that describe the moral ambiguities and difficulties faced by a young marine officer in this particular war. A land of staggering natural beauty and cultural complexities, of dynamic megacities and hill-tribe villages, Vietnam is both exotic and compelling.
Unforgettable experiences are everywhere in Vietnam. There’s the sublime: gazing over a surreal seascape of limestone islands from the deck of a traditional junk in Halong Bay.
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On Sunday, Sept. 17, PBS will begin airing “The Vietnam War,” a part, hour documentary by Ken Burns and his creative partner Lynn Novick. For those of you interested in books Author: Susan Ellingwood. Buy Vietnam War books from today.
Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. The 13th Valley by John M. Del Vecchio When I began reading The 13th Valley, I was immediately taken aback by the authors assertion that Vietnam was the most moral war this nation has ever engaged/5.
Located on the Perfume River in central Vietnam, Hue was the capital of Vietnam from until A walled citadel, 2 km by 2 km, as well as a moat, surrounded the city. Inside the citadel was the Imperial City. Many of the buildings of the Imperial City were destroyed during the Vietnam War.
Some reconstruction has begun. Chickenhawk is Robert Mason 's narrative of his experiences as a "Huey" UH-1 Iroquois helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War. The book chronicles his enlistment, flight training, deployment to and experiences in Vietnam, and his experiences after returning from the war.
1 Writing, publishing, and reaction. 5 External : Robert Mason. The Vietnam era was marked by protests, not just about war, but also for social change.
Vietnamese vs. Vietnamese A North Vietnamese soldier laments how the war pitted Vietnamese against each other. Dispatches is a New Journalism book by Michael Herr that describes the author's experiences in Vietnam as a war correspondent for Esquire magazine.
First published inDispatches was one of the first pieces of American literature that portrayed the experiences of soldiers in the Vietnam War for American readers. Featured in the book are fellow war correspondents Sean Author: Michael Herr.
• Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy is published by William Collins. To order a copy for £ (RRP £30) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online.Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War is a novel by American author and decorated Marine Karl was first published by El Leon Literary Arts in (in small quantity) and re-issued (and slightly edited) as a major publication of Atlantic Monthly Press on Ma Marlantes is a graduate of Yale University and a Rhodes was also a highly Author: Karl Marlantes.Vietnam has a population of approximately 94 million people, of whom about two-thirds live in rural areas.
The total size of Vietnam ismi2 (, km2), slightly larger than New Mexico. It is located in Southeast Asia and borders China, Laos, and Cambodia. Vietnam is divided into 63 provinces. The terrain and climate vary.