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Chrisp, Peter.

Summary: The Vietnam War is one of America's highest profile conflicts. Packed with facts, photographs, illustrations, and maps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J959.704 CHR

Sheinkin, Steve

Summary: Presents the story of Daniel Ellsberg and his decision to steal and publish secret documents about America's involvement in the Vietnam War.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 959.7 SHE

Karnow, Stanley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.704 Karno

White, Ellen Emerson.

Summary: In 1968 Massachusetts, after her brother Patrick goes to fight in Vietnam, fifteen-year-old Molly records in her diary how she misses her brother, volunteers at a Veterans' Administration Hospital, and tries to make sense of the war in Vietnam and the tumultuous events in the United States. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC WHI

Summary: Examines the American consciousness that led to involvement in Vietnam. Includes interviews with General William Westmoreland; former Secretary of Defense, Clark Clifford; Senator William Fulbright; Walt Rostow; and Daniel Ellsberg.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HEA

Chant, Christopher

Summary: The Vietnam War constitutes a defining moment in modern history. Starting from a time soon after the Japanese surrender in 1945, at the end of the Second World War, and lasting to the North Vietnamese conquest of South Vietnam in 1975 to re-create a unified Vietnamese state, the war pitted the Communists of Vietnam, against a number of opponents. Those included first the French and second the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mason Crest 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 959.7 CHA

Cooke, Tim

Summary: "Approaches the topic of the Vietnam War from the perspective of soldiers fighting in it"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.7 COO

Summary: After serving as a combat infantryman with the 4th Division in Vietnam, forty-seven years later, Keenan returns to Vietnam on a mission. First to meet, speak and make peace with his former enemy, members of the North Vietnamese Army. Second, to return to the scene of a horrific battle, Hill 1338, near Dakto in the Central Highlands and climb it once again. Keenan will share his personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TADL 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV RET

Summary: Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War, was wounded, and returned paralyzed from the mid-chest down. He later became a new voice for those disenchanted with the war.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BOR

Sweet, Matthew

Summary: "Stockholm, 1968. A thousand American deserters and draft-resisters are arriving to escape the war in Vietnam. They're young, they're radical, and they want to start a revolution. Some of them even want to take the fight to America. The Swedes treat them like pop stars--but the CIA is determined to stop all that. It's a job for the deep-cover men of Operation Chaos and their allies--agents who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.7 SWE

Burkett, B.G. (Bernard Gary)

Summary: Military documents reveal decades of deceit about the Vietnam War and myths perpetuated by the mainstream media.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Verity Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.704 BUR

Maraniss, David.

Summary: Here is the epic story of Vietnam and the sixties told through the events of a few tumultuous days in October 1967. David Maraniss takes the reader on an unforgettable journey to the battlefields of war and peace. In a seamless narrative, Maraniss weaves together three very different worlds of that time: the death and heroism of soldiers in Vietnam, the anger and anxiety of antiwar students...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.7043 MAR

Mann, Robert

Summary: America's Descent into Vietnam, Given by Dr. JamesE. Archer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.7 MAN

Sheinkin, Steve.

Summary: "The story of Daniel Ellsberg and his decision to steal and publish secret documents about America's involvement in the Vietnam War"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 959.7 SHE

Nicholson, Thom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 959.7043 Nicho

Kaiser, David E.

Summary: Fought as fiercely by politicians and the public as by troops in Southeast Asia, the Vietnam War, its origins, its conduct, its consequences, is still being contested. In what will become the classic account, based on newly opened archival sources, David Kaiser rewrites what we know about this conflict. Reviving and expanding a venerable tradition of political, diplomatic, and military history,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.704 KAI

Freedman, Lawrence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.922 FRE

VanDeMark, Brian

Summary: Many books have been written on the tragic decisions regarding Vietnam made by the young stars of the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. Yet despite millions of words of analysis and reflection, no historian has been able to explain why such decent, brilliant, and previously successful men stumbled so badly, until now.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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Summary: "Combat at Close Quarters presents the work of five renowned historians who describe and interpret the U.S. Navy's major combat operations in Southeast Asia, including the Rolling Thunder and Linebacker strikes against North Vietnam, the river war in South Vietnam's Mekong Delta, and the intelligence campaign. Over 200 images drawn from Navy archives and private collections, detailed maps, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Naval Institute Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.7 MAR

Halberstam, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.922 HAL

Summary: Text and photographs trace the conflict and American involvement in Vietnam as reported by the New York Times.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arno Press 1979

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 959.704 FRO

Jones, Howard

Summary: "In this raw, searing new narrative account, Howard Jones reopens the case of My Lai by examining individual accounts of both victims and soldiers through extensive archival and original research. Jones evokes the horror of the event itself, the attempt to suppress it, as well as the response to Calley's sentence and the seemingly unanswerable question of whether he had merely been following...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.7 JON

Turse, Nick.

Summary: Based on classified documents and interviews, a controversial history of the Vietnam War argues that American acts of violence against millions of Vietnamese civilians were a pervasive and systematic part of the war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 959.704 TUR

Summary: With more than 85 of the best war films from the United States National Archives, you can see America at war through the eyes of the people who were actually there in Century of War. This special 24-DVD set includes recently released and rarely seen films of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Nuremberg Trials and more. Witness World War I and II, the Korean, Vietnam and the Cold wars as they...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Topics Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Ce 2