ERIC Number: ED414244
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Vietnam: The War Nobody Won. Headline Series No. 263.
This booklet examines the complex origins, the disputed lessons, and the legacy still to assessed of the war in Vietnam. The Vietnam War was a tragedy of epic dimensions, a struggle between victims. Chapters include: (1) "The Roots of American Intervention"; (2) "Americans at War"; (3) "Postwar Vietnam"; (4) "Saigon Revisited"; and (5) "The War Nobody Won." Monographs in FPA's Headline Series are published approximately four times a year and are intended as a resource for teachers and students in the foreign policy area. Each monograph: is about a world area or topic; is written by a noted scholar; is brief (usually 64 pages); is written to be highly readable; and includes basic background, maps, charts, discussion guides, and suggested reading. (EH)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, International Cooperation, International Relations, International Studies, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, Vietnam Veterans, Vietnam War, War, World Affairs, World History, World Problems
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Foreign Policy Association, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: Vietnam