Vietnam War Almanac

Author: James H. Willbanks
ISBN: 9780816082483
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Chronologically records Vietnamese history and American military involvement, with profiles of key individuals and lists of medal of honor recipients.

Music In American Life An Encyclopedia Of The Songs Styles Stars And Stories That Shaped Our Culture 4 Volumes

Author: Jacqueline Edmondson Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313393486
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... and the 1941 album Songs for John Doe by the Almanac Singers), the impulse
to protest diminished greatly after America entered those wars. The Almanacs
pulled John Doe after Germany invaded the Soviet Union. After World War II and
the atomic bombings of Japan, antinuclear songs proliferated. Newspaper
reporter and folksinger Vern Partlow (1910–1987), blacklisted during the
McCarthy era, composed the satirical “Old Man Atom” in 1946, recorded in 1948
by Pete Seeger ...

Airpower Journal

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It also established the credentials of Summers (a frequent lecturer at both the Air
War College and the Joint Flag Officers Course), who continued to write critically
on military affairs after his retirement as a syndicated columnist for the Los Angles
Times and as editor of Vietnam magazine. Subsequently, Summers has used his
considerable talents as a chronicler of recent American wars in two very useful
compilations—The Korean War Almanac and The Vietnam War Almanac. Now as

Guide To Reference Materials For School Library Media Centers

Author: Barbara Ripp Safford
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085451
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operations and equipment, controversies and legislation associated with the war.
Entries are in alphabetical order with cross-references. Five appendices include
a glossary of acronyms and slang expressions, a selected classified bibliography
, a chronology of the war, and maps. There is an index. 588 Polmar, Norman and
Thomas B. Allen. World War II: America at War, 1941-1945. New York: Random
House, 1991. 940p. $35.00. ISBN 0-394-58530-5. The stated purpose of this
work ...

Reference Books Bulletin

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ALMANACS Almanacs of American Life. 123 Mountain Biker's Almanac, 1996. 95
Muslim Almanac, The. 45 New View Almanac, The. 37 Plunkett's 1nfoTech
1ndustry Almanac. 53 World Almanac for Kids 1996, The. 37 ATLAS Atlas of
American Society, The. 45 Book of the World, The. 107 Cambridge 1llustrated
Atlas of Warfare. 57 First Atlas, A. 74 Hammond New Century World Atlas. 107
Historical Atlas of the Holocaust. 117 Historical Atlas of the Vietnam War. 120
Historical Atlas of ...

Walford S Guide To Reference Material Social And Historical Sciences Philosophy And Religion

Author: Albert John Walford
Publisher: London : Library Association Pub.
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Why we lost the war. Glossary p. 795-818. Bibliography p. 819-27. Analytical
index. 'This fascinating book is the finest military history of the Vietnam War now
available' (Choice, v. 26 no.l September 1988, p.217). Class No: 959.70 [7728] ....
980 cross-referenced entries relating to all aspects of the French and US.
involvement in the Vietnam wars 1945-1954 and 1954-1975 including
biographies of the leading personnel, orders of battle, weapons, strategy,
domestic politics, and ...

Public Library Catalog

Author: Estelle A. Fidell
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Divided into sections — some of them similar to those in standard almanacs
this work includes psycho- histories in the Presidential biographies, odd facts and
items in the U.S. chronology sections, a biography of Mother Goose, predictions,
... Sat Rev "The bulk of evidence in this engrossing history of battlefield reporting
clearly points to guilt. in a dozen wars from the Crimea to Vietnam, war
correspondents with few exceptions lacked the moral courage to report fully and
impartially ...


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A noted military analyst, Summers has published two previous almanacs on the
K0rean and Vietnam Wars, as well as his classic, On Strategy. an examination of
the relationship between strategy and policy In the Vietnam War. During the Gulf
War. he served as an analyst fer all the major American television networks in
addition to writing a weekly syndicated newspaper column for the Los Angeles
Times. Summers is at his best in tracing the evolution of U.S. military strategy
from the ...