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The Resource Voices from the Vietnam War : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans, Xiaobing Li

Voices from the Vietnam War : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans, Xiaobing Li

Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans
Title
Voices from the Vietnam War
Title remainder
stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans
Statement of responsibility
Xiaobing Li
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Vietnam War's influence on politics, foreign policy, and subsequent military campaigns is the center of much debate and analysis. But the impact on veterans across the globe, as well as the war's effects on individual lives and communities, is a largely neglected issue. As a consequence of cultural and legal barriers, the oral histories of the Vietnam War currently available in English are predictably one-sided, providing limited insight into the inner workings of the Communist nations that participated in the war. Furthermore, many of these accounts focus on combat experiences rather than
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Xiaobing
Dewey number
959.704/30922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS559.5
LC item number
.L518 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • History
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans, Xiaobing Li
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; List of Maps; List of Photographs; Abbreviations; Note on Transliteration; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Long War; Part One -- A Country Divided; 1. A Buddhist Soldier Defends a Catholic Government; 2. Surviving the Bloody Jungle; 3. Electronic Reconnaissance vs. Guerrillas; 4. Communist Regulars from the North; 5. People's War against Americans; 6. No Final Victory, No Family Life; Part Two -- Hanoi's Comrades; 7. Russian Missile Officers in Vietnam; 8. The Dragon's Tale: Chinese Troops in the Jungle
Control code
ocn646067895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 279 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813125923
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgzbg
  • 77A4A1A6-430D-42F6-AE96-D544FE136CC5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o646067895
  • (OCoLC)646067895
Label
Voices from the Vietnam War : stories from American, Asian, and Russian veterans, Xiaobing Li
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; List of Maps; List of Photographs; Abbreviations; Note on Transliteration; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Long War; Part One -- A Country Divided; 1. A Buddhist Soldier Defends a Catholic Government; 2. Surviving the Bloody Jungle; 3. Electronic Reconnaissance vs. Guerrillas; 4. Communist Regulars from the North; 5. People's War against Americans; 6. No Final Victory, No Family Life; Part Two -- Hanoi's Comrades; 7. Russian Missile Officers in Vietnam; 8. The Dragon's Tale: Chinese Troops in the Jungle
Control code
ocn646067895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 279 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813125923
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgzbg
  • 77A4A1A6-430D-42F6-AE96-D544FE136CC5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o646067895
  • (OCoLC)646067895

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