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THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO THE VIETNAM WAR. A comprehensive overview of the battle to keep the first domino from falling, from the days of French Indochina to the last helicopter out of Saigon.
THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO THE VIETNAM WAR. You’re no idiot, of course. You know that Vietnam was depicted as a Cold War battleground between democracy and communism. But when you try to unravel the tangled reasons why America inherited the war and why it lost, you feel like heading for Canada.
It was a conflict, and a period, that’s still complicated and confusing almost 30 years later. The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to the Vietnam War gives you a comprehensive overview of the battle to keep the first domino from falling, from the days of French Indochina to the last helicopter out of Saigon. In this Complete Idiot’s Guide®, you get:
--A comprehensive timeline of military escalation and de-escalation in the region.
--Thorough coverage of the goals and strategies of the presidents who conducted the conflict—from Eisenhower to Ford.
--Authoritative analysis of the antiwar movement in America.
--Valuable insights into the war’s influence on 20th-century political and cultural development.