Websources those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. george santayana, the life of reason, volume , to vietnam veterans "welcome home!"Ken burns and lynn novick'tenpart doentary series, the vietnam war, tells the epic story of one of the most consequential, divisive, and controversial events in american history. The roots of the vietnam war started in with the beginning of the first indochina war. vietnam was under french control at that time (as was laos and cambodia), and the vietnamese, under the leadership of ho chi minh, wanted independence. Many thanks to michael markowitz, senior research spet, center for naval yses, for many of the entries below. please see disclaimer about links, and privacy and security notice.
Gunbird driver is memoir of the vietnam war as seen through the eyes of young pilot flying an armed uhe'in marine observation squadron . the book provides information about the missions, operations, and the living conditions at ky ha, and about the fellow marines with whom he served. Original war time captured tunnel lamp . viet cong lamp hooch or tunnel lamp , made from ordnance/ artillery s, only one have ever found like this, modified to hold lamp oil with wick , very unusual , this is an original captured piece . show honest war use and was bought from the rogers collection years ago , very rare piece It was nearrun thing, said the duke of wellington, after narrowly defeating napoleon at waterloo. the same could just as easily be said of operation linebacker ii, what b aircrews came to call the day war. if not for the bravery and resilience of those american airmen, the . Early life. art bell iii was born in jacksonville, north carolina, on june , .. bell was always interested in radio at the age of , he became licensed radio operator.bell held an extra cl license, which is in the top .. federal communications commission license cl. his call sign was wobb.. bell served in the .. air force as medic during the vietnam war . Vietnam lesson plans, games, activities . for teachers. tet the vietnamese new year miniunit. shadow of the dragon lesson plans
Martin luther king jr. (january , april , ) was an american baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from until his death in . born in atlanta, king is best known for advancing civil rights through nonvioce and civil disobedience, tactics his christian beliefs and the nonviot activism of . No place in south vietnam, not even the huge base at cam ranh bay, was secure from the surprise attack by elite sappers. Jim laurie, former nbc correspondent in vietnam and one of kennedys interview subjects, has delivered cautionary letter to her, cosigned by other american reporters once based in vietnam. it expresses concern about her handling of key events, including the breakdown of kissingers ceasefire. Mark king james version and he went out from thence, and came into his own country and his disciples follow him. and when the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue and many hearing him were astonished, saying, from whence hath this man these things? and what wisdom is this which is given unto him, that even such mighty works are wrought by his hands? marks the beginning of commemorations for the th anniversary of the vietnam war. the united states of america vietnam war commemoration has launched website (www.vietnamwarth) which has information on the anniversary, and on the war itself.the website is work in progress, and features an expansive interactive timeline of the war, featuring images and reference material.