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War dominated 30 years of vietnam's history last century the struggle that began with communists fighting french colonial power in the 1940s did not end until they. Vietnam magazine presents the full & true stories from america’s most controversial & divisive war vietnam is the only magazine exclusively devoted to.
The history of the vietnam dong can be traced back to as early as 1945, when vietnam just gained independence from the french colony and the new state was established.
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More information about vietnam is available on the vietnam page and from other department of state publications and other history of us relations with vietnam. A brief history of vietnam by tim lambert ancient vietnam about 2,000 years ago people in north vietnam began growing rice in the red river valley. The vietnam war was the struggle between forces attempting to create a communist government and the us attempting to prevent the humanities history & culture. The vietnam war united states in vietnam 1945-1975 comprehensive timelines with quotes and analysis. Vietnam: vietnam, country occupying the eastern portion of mainland southeast asia. Start studying us history, vietnam war learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.