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The First Vietnam war, 1946-1954

Stanley Karnow

The First Vietnam war, 1946-1954

by Stanley Karnow

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Published by The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Classics Project in [Chicago, IL] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Seen within the context of the Cold War, America"s attention is focused on Korea. Meanwhile, the establishment of the People"s Republic of China and fighting in Vietnam between the French and the Vietminh is occuring elsewhere in Asia.

    Edition Notes

    StatementA co-production of WGBH-Boston with Central Independent Television, UK and Antenne-2, France in association with LRE Productions ; executive producer, Richard Ellison ; written and produced by Judith Vecchione
    SeriesVideo classics, Vietnam, a television history -- Episode 2
    ContributionsLyman, Will, 1948-, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project, WGBH Educational Foundation
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videocassette (60 min.)
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26905603M
    LC Control Number00210502

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