Vietnam War (1959-1975)
In the late 1950s, a communist guerrilla force – the Vietcong – emerged in the south. Supported and supplied from Hanoi via a network of tracks known as the Ho Chi Minh trail, its ranks were boosted by southerners frustrated with the corrupt...
The Vietnam War also known as the Second Indochina War, and known in
Vietnam as Resistance War Against America or simply the American War, was a
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Oct 28, 2016 ... Vietnam War, (1954–75), a protracted conflict that pitted the communist
government of North Vietnam and its allies in South Vietnam, known as ...
Vietnam War summary: Summary of the Vietnam War: The Vietnam War is the
commonly used name for the Second Indochina War, 1954–1973. Usually, it
The Second Indochina War, 1954-1975, grew out of the long conflict between
France and Vietnam. In July 1954, after one hundred years of colonial rule, ...
Most of the photographs on this site are by British photographer Tim Page, who
covered the war in the 1960s.
Indochina War Begins: Following months of steadily deteriorating relations, the
Democratic Republic of Vietnam launches its first consorted attack against the ...
The Vietnam War was the longest war in United States history. Promises and
commitments to the people and government of South Vietnam to keep communist