The United States in the Vietnam War, 1954-1975
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The United States in the Vietnam War, 1954-1975 a selected, annotated bibliography of English-language sources by Louis A. Peake

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Bibliography,
  • United States -- History -- 1945- -- Bibliography

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Edition Notes

StatementLouis A. Peake.
GenreBibliography
SeriesRoutledge research guides to American military studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ3226 .P43 2007, DS558 .P43 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23140988M
ISBN 100415957702, 0203935446
ISBN 109780415957700, 9780203935446
LC Control Number2007019151

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