the political theory that if one nation comes under Communist control then neighboring nations will also come under Communist control
United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany
policy of increasing military involvement in Vietnam
Paris peace accords
1973 peace agreement between the United States, South Vietnam, North Vietnam, and the Vietcong that effectively ended the Vietnam War.
that group of quiet honest hard-working middle class Americans who do their job, respect their country and support gov.; Nixon wants their votes in 1968 and 1972
Highly flammable chemical dropped from US planes in firebombing attacks during the Vietnam War.
chemical that kills plants; used in Vietnam to expose Viet Cong hideouts
they did not believe in the existance of gods
35th President of the United States, didn't believe in segregation; president during the Cuban Missile Crisis ....president from 1961 - 1963
Ngo Dinh diem
South Vietnamese president that was catholic and strongly opposed communism. His poor leadership and corrupt government spelled doom