Vietnam: Past And Present


by Sardesai, D. R.

Vietnam: Past And Present

Price:  US$36.15   (SGD46.95*)
Format:  Paper Back, 270 pages
Published:  2005, USA, 4st Edition
ISBN:  9780813343082
SB#:  040037 (160)

About This Book

Fourth, 2005 edition of the 1992 history of Vietnam. The country's long history is traced up to the defeat to the French Colonial government in 1954. Much attention is paid to the origins of the Vietnam War of 1961-71 and to the complicated web of regional and international events associated with the conflict and also with subsequent policies of reconstruction and strategic shifts. Particular attention is paid to Asean's involvements, US trade, Vietnam's priorities and to the situation of resettled people and Vietnamese Americans. With sketch maps, timeline, bibliography and index.


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