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The Battle of Dienbienphu

by Jules Roy

  • 316 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - Military / War,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • History / France

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRalph Wetterhahn (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8141083M
    ISBN 100786709588
    ISBN 109780786709588
    OCLC/WorldCa49038317

    THE great battle in the valley of Dienbienphu was over. Close to 10, captured troops were to begin the grim death march to the Vietminh prison camps miles to the east. Few would survive. Dien Bien Phu book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Dien Bien Phu book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. John Keegan does a masterful job of explaining the battle of Dien Bien Phu. Though too short it is the best explanation of the battle I have seen in a long time. I wish I had /5.

    Hell in a very small place: the siege of Dien Bien Phu. Lippincott. Kedward, Rod (). La vie en bleu: France and the French since Penguin. ISBN Roy, Jules (). The battle of Dienbienphu. Pyramid Books. Windrow, Martin (). The Last Valley: Dien Bien Phu and the French Defeat in Vietnam. Da Capo Press. Battle of dien bien phu book : Valley of the Shadow: The Siege of Dien Bien Phu (): Kevin Boylan, Luc Olivier: Books. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. In this masterful account of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu of. Plenty of books have been written on Dien Bien Phu, but I think Martin Windrow's account of the battle is the best account of it yet/

    Learn how U.S. presidents Eisenhower and Truman backed France against the Viet Minh in the First Indochina War With the defeat of the French at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in , the United States became concerned about communist gains in Vietnam.   General Overviews. Only a handful of French- or English-language books offer a comprehensive general overview of the battle in Dien Bien Phu. Two of them, Fall and Rocolle , were strangely published at the same time on both sides of the Atlantic recently, Windrow and Morgan continued in the same vein by adding new perspectives decades .


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“[The battle of Dien Bien Phu] ranks with Agincourt, Waterloo, and Gettysburg as one of the great military engagements of history No American is better qualified to tell the tale of Dien Bien Phu and its significance than Howard Simpson.”—Stanley Karnow, Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of Vietnam: A History/5(56).

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