Vietnam, a history

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Viking, Nov 23, 1991 - History - 768 pages
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Great overview of American involvement. - Goodreads
Excellent reference book. - Goodreads
A wonderful overview of a very complex topic. - Goodreads
Very in-depth overview of Vietnam. - Goodreads
... his work is extensively researched. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Justin Dell - Goodreads

Stanley Karnow's, "Vietnam: A History," can only be called the definitive text on the subject of the Vietnam War. This tome was invaluable to my preparation of a lecture on the subject of America's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

I recommend books to Doug and he challenged me to read on of his. So I did. This is an in-depth book about the political history of Vietnam. At times it was like reading a school book and sometimes it ... Read full review

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