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Essential questions: 1) what did we hope to accomplish in fighting this war 2) how did we go to vietnam without declaring war 3) north vietnam achieved a strategic victory with the tet offensive, as the attacks marked a turning point in the vietnam war and the beginning of the slow. Veterans' rights activist gus kappler '61, md '65, spoke on campus sept 23 about his experiences as a surgeon in vietnam and ongoing poor treatment of us veterans. During the first indochina war, the french returned bao dai to power and set up the state of vietnam (south vietnam) in july 1949, with saigon as its capital. 'i've questioned the decision for 40 years,' army deserter on avoiding vietnam author of book about deserting during vietnam war talks to west point class.
The vietnam war was a period of american involvement in southeast asia from 1961-1975 in which us troops fought to try to stop communist north vietnam and their allies from overtaking south vietnam much of the war was fought in a non-traditional guerilla style, and there were many casualties on both sides. A natural behaviour for humans is trying to relate to other's points of view, one thing most people do not realize is that when you actually experience the event, you will have a different point of view versus trying to relate to it. Vantage point official blog of the us department of veterans affairs national vietnam war march 28, 2018 9:10 am march 28, 2018 posted in health, honoring vets by hans petersen 62 views the vietnam war veterans recognition act designates march 29 of each year as national vietnam war. During the korean war north korea's point of view also, given america's recent history, for example vietnam, bombing yugoslavia, afghanistan, iraq, and others, then clearly nations who view america with hostility are deeply alarmed.
Get information, facts, and pictures about vietnam war at encyclopediacom make research projects and school reports about vietnam war easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary. The purpose of the vietnam war the vietnam war was the longest and most expensive war in american history the toll we paid wasn't just financial, it cost the people involved greatly, physically and mentally. Could you please answer them from a hawks point of view thanks how does the generation gap related to this war are the older people supporting the war because they are used to it doves vs hawks from the vietnam war. A north vietnamese view of american to divide the ranks of the imperialist and to make other imperialists disagree with the us in broadening the war in vietnam and also to attract the support of other democratic and independent but revealed more clearly every day its weak-points.
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The vietnam war was the struggle between forces attempting to create a communist government and the us attempting to prevent the there had been fighting in vietnam for decades before the vietnam war began the tet offensive was a turning point in the war because president.
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Vietnam point of view historynet, vietnam, vietnam point of view the rise of north vietnam's air defenses rapid mobilization of communist anti-aircraft guns, missiles and jet fighters provided hanoi with a potent resistance to us bombers in the early years of the vietnam war. The point of view from the us and the rest of asia was, we all knew it was a communist thingthe cold war what could anyone do about the cold war. Current view: by era: printable version overview of the vietnam war digital history id 2925 vietnam was the longest war in american history and the most unpopular american war of the 20th century it resulted in. How have our views on war changed over time american society's view on war has changed also mostly by young people, the war effort was criticized and americans staged massive protests the vietnam war's controversy spurred a great many sources of protest.