N. Vietnamese communist army.
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of the N. Vietnamese.
Ngo Dinh Diem
Brutal dictator of S. Vietnam. Initially supported by U.S. and later assassinated by the U.S.
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
Gave the president the authority to "take all necessary measures" to fight the Communists in Vietnam.
Distrust of the government.
Group that rejects the values, norms, and practices of the larger society.
1968 attack by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces throughout South Vietnam.
This man negotiated a cease fire with the Communist forces in Vietnam.
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