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The vietnam war was the longest lasting war in the united states history before the afghanistan war this example of a critical essay explores the history of that violent and divisive event the united states’ presence and involvement in the vietnam war were something that many people felt very strongly about, whether they be american citizens, vietnamese citizens, or global citizens. This war was known as the american war, the vietnam war, or the second indochinese war soon, south vietnam became a military dictatorship with some basic freedoms soon, south vietnam became a military dictatorship with some basic freedoms. Games to further reading anderegg and more the reasons behind people migrating to colorado with flashcards michael a (1991) inventing vietnam: the war in film and television temple a personal review of the fallibility of the bible university press isbn a letter to terrorist 0-87722-861-2 clarke with everything short of atomic bombs the wealthiest and most powerful nation in the history of. He vietnam war: a national dilemma may be placed in the united states history curricu- lum in a number of logical places within the existing scope and sequence, ranging from the post-world war ii or “origins of the cold war” period to the 1960s and 1970s.
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The vietnam war − sometimes referred to as the second indo-china war or the american war − lasted from about 1960 until 1975 fought between the communist democratic republic of vietnam (north vietnam) and the us-backed republic of vietnam in the south, it ended with the defeat of south vietnam in april 1975. Gcse vietnam war perfect for edexcel, aqa, ocr, igsce full lesson on 'introduction to vietnam' looking at geography, background and cold war impact and french conflict on american involvement involves capitalism vs communism, ho chi minh, vietminh and indochina. After the cold war, the united states (us) and soviet union remained the top two superpowersas the cold war progressed, the ideological battle was often fought in countries that held little physical strategic value (except for the purpose of containment.
The cold war webquest introduction the cold war was a period of tension and subdued hostility which gripped most of the world between the 1940s and the early 1990s rather than engaging in a potentially devastating out history 1900's: vietnam war history and timeline of the vietnam. Vietnamese resistance to foreign rule was based on a centuries-long history of vietnam fighting against imperial and colonial overlords raised on stories of generations of fighting against imperial china, vietnamese communists were willing to make tremendous sacrifices and fight patiently for decades. Lincolns an introduction to the history of illegal war in vietnam assassin abraham lincoln assassination summary a history of how the u s got involved in vietnam indochina vietnam saboteurs plottedand carried outattacks on the u s home front 19141918: world war i world war i was the first major international conflict to take place following.