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Author Davies, Bruce, 1943-

Title Vietnam : the complete story of the Australian war / Bruce Davies with Gary McKay.

Imprint Crows Nest, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 2013.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    959.704 DAV    Available
Description xiv, 690 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Note "This edition first published in 2013"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents In the beginning -- Difficult decisions, 1960-1965 -- More than guerrilla warfare, 1965-1966 -- To Long Tan and its aftermath, 1966 -- A year of many questions, 1967 -- The deadliest year, 1968 -- The beginning of the end: Vietnamisation, 1969-1970 -- Inevitable withdrawal, 1970-1972 -- An inglorious end.
Summary Thirty years after the end of the Vietnam war comes an objective analysis of Australia's involvement. The book shows the extent of Australia's engagement in the Vietnam war and its contribution compared to its allies.
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Australia.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Participation, Australian.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Political aspects -- Australia.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Added Author McKay, Gary.
ISBN 9781743315590
1743315597

 
    
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