The Vietnam War

An International History in Documents
Author(s): 
Lawrence, Mark Atwood
ISBN: 
9780199924400
Date published: 
April 2014
Paperback
Price: 
£16.99

This book places America's most controversial conflict in a broad, international context that reflects the experiences of North and South Vietnam, China, and European nations, as well as the United States. Featuring newly available material, this brief collection of primary-source documents includes several never-before published and freshly translated diplomatic documents, social and cultural commentaries, memoirs, cartoons, posters, and photos. Mark Atwood Lawrence enables students to compare and contrast different vantage points on the war and to appreciate the conflict in all of its complexity.