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History: HST 228 - Vietnam War

Library and web resources for History courses at Northwestern Michigan College

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The Vietnam War

By Undetermined U.S military photographer via Wikimedia Commons

Fallout and Recovery

This film provides an overview of Vietnam War events from the 1968 Paris Peace Talks to the 1975 communist takeover of South Vietnam, including a discussion of economic and political policies during the 1970s and 1980s.

The War - Trusted Websites

The Vietnam/American War:  Stories from All Sides:  Interactive documentary website by Indiana University professor Ron Osgood.

The Vietnam Center and Archive: Oral histories, operations database, maps collection, interviews, digital archives from Texas Technical University.

Vietnam Online:  An companion website for the PBS American Experience series about the Vietnam War.

Veterans History Project: Collection of oral histories, a part of the Library of congress's American Folklife Center.


Vietnamese History - Trusted Websites

Article on Vietnam

Current country information from the CIA

Chronological photographic journey through the war.