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Vietnam War Peace Agreement Anniversary

Forty years ago, on Januuary 27, 1973 the Paris Peace Accords were signed - ending the Vietnam War. During the long conflict, the United States suffered over 58,000 soldiers killed and approximately 153, 000 wounded, as well as 1,943 missing in action.

A bright shining lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam by Neil Sheehan


Ending the Vietnam War: a history of America's involvement in and extrication from the Vietnam War by Henry Kissinger


The best and the brightest by David Halberstam


The making of a quagmire: America and Vietnam during the Kennedy era by David Halberstam ; edited with an introduction by Daniel J. Singal


Dispatches by Michael Herr


Reporting Vietnam: American journalism 1959-1975 by introduction by Ward Just


Vietnam: a history by Stanley Karnow


We were soldiers once... and young: Ia Drang— the battle that changed the war in Vietnam by Harold G. Moore and Joseph L. Galloway


A rumor of war by Philip Caputo


Once upon a distant war by William Prochnau


The Vietnam reader: the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war by edited by Stewart O'Nan


Secrets: a memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon papers by Daniel Ellsberg


Dear America [videodisc]: letters home from Vietnam by Home Box Office presents a co-production of the Couturie Co and the Vietnam Veterans Ensemble Theatre Co. ; director, Bill Couturie ; producers, Bill Couturie & Thomas Bird ; screenplay by Richard Dewhurst & Bill Couturie


Vietnam [videodisc]: a television history Discs 1 & 2 by WGBH Boston


The Vietnam War with Walter Cronkite [videodisc] by CBS News


Vietnam in HD [videodisc] by the History Channnel ; produced by Lou Reda Productions


Hell in a very small place; the siege of Dien Bien Phu by [by] Bernard B. Fall