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Three decades later, robert mcnamara, a key architect of the vietnam war who served as defense secretary for both presidents kennedy and johnson, renounced those wartime claims — the very. History 108: history of the vietnam war has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and. The vietnam war began in 1959 after the defeat of french colonial forces, grew in 1965 with increased american involvement, and finally ended with the fall of saigon in 1975. Catch of the day: which is the best vietnam book if you ever read just one history of the vietnam war if you only read one book on the vietnam war, this is.
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The years before the war the seeds of the vietnam war were sown in 1945, when the country was divided into the two halves that would see millions die before. A complete timeline of events in the vietnam war- from the beginning of the us invovment to the fall of saigon.