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Boots on the ground : America's war in Vietnam

Partridge, Elizabeth, author.

New York, New York : Viking, 2018.

213 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

"An exploration of the Vietnam War from many different perspectives including an American soldier's, a nurse, and a Vietnamese refugee."--Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780670785063 (hbk.)

ISBN:

9780142423752 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

DS558 .P38 2018

Dewey Class No:

959.704/3373 23

Author:

Partridge, Elizabeth, author.

Title:

Boots on the ground : America's war in Vietnam / Elizabeth Partridge.

VaryingTitle:

America's war in Vietnam

Physical:

213 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

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Notes:

Parental advisory: contains some strong language.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-210) and index.

Summary:

"An exploration of the Vietnam War from many different perspectives including an American soldier's, a nurse, and a Vietnamese refugee."--Provided by publisher.

Target Audience:

Ages 12 up.

Subject:

Vietnam War, 1961-1975--United States--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Biography--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Vietnam War, 1961-1975.

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