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American History Vietnam
Vietnamization
Vietcong
Pacification
General Westmoreland
U.S. plan to gradually turn over all of the fighting to the S…
Military force in South Vietnam, committed to the overthrow o…
Involved projects to improve the country's infrastructure and…
Commanded the U.S. ground forces in Vietnam
Vietnamization
U.S. plan to gradually turn over all of the fighting to the S…
Vietcong
Military force in South Vietnam, committed to the overthrow o…
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American History: Vietnam
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Vietnam War
Ngo Dinh Diem
South Vietnamese Army
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
President of South Vietnam who received huge amounts of milit…
Diem's Vietnamese army name aided by the US during the Vietna…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
Vietnam War
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
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Vietnam- American History II
domino theory
napalm
agent orange
guerilla tactics
The US theory that stated, if one country would fall to Commu…
A jellied gasoline used for bombs
a herbicide used in the Vietnam War to defoliate forest areas
the use of unexpected maneuvers like sabotage and subterfuge…
domino theory
The US theory that stated, if one country would fall to Commu…
napalm
A jellied gasoline used for bombs
35 terms
American History: Vietnam
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Vietnam War
Ngo Dinh Diem
South Vietnamese Army
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
President of South Vietnam who received huge amounts of milit…
Diem's Vietnamese army name aided by the US during the Vietna…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
Vietnam War
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
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American History: Vietnam
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Vietnam War
Ngo Dinh Diem
South Vietnamese Army
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
President of South Vietnam who received huge amounts of milit…
Diem's Vietnamese army name aided by the US during the Vietna…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
1964 Congressional resolution that authorized President Johns…
Vietnam War
a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
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American History Vietnam Vocab
Ho Chi Minh
17th Parallel
Viet Cong
Tet Offensive
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Dividing line between North and South Vietnam, named the Gene…
Communist guerrillas in South Vietnam
1968 attack by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces througho…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
17th Parallel
Dividing line between North and South Vietnam, named the Gene…
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American History: Vietnam War
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Vietcong
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
A Communist-led organization whose forces fought against the…
If one country is taken over by an expansionist, especially C…
A Communist-led army and guerrilla force in South Vietnam tha…
August 2, 1964, the N.V patrol boats attack American destroye…
Vietminh
A Communist-led organization whose forces fought against the…
Domino Theory
If one country is taken over by an expansionist, especially C…
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American History: Vietnam War
What two countries at one time or anot…
What was the domino theory?
Who Was Ngo Dinh Diem?
Why did the South Vietnamese citizens…
Japan and France
When one country falls to communism others follow
President of South Vietnam
His Gov't was corrupt... Devout Catholic in a country of Buddhis…
What two countries at one time or anot…
Japan and France
What was the domino theory?
When one country falls to communism others follow
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American History: Vietnam War
domino theory
tet offensive
south vietnam leader
first president to send military advis…
Vietnam falls to communism, everyone falls to communism
large north offensive; political victory for vc, military los…
ngo dinh diem
Eisenhower
domino theory
Vietnam falls to communism, everyone falls to communism
tet offensive
large north offensive; political victory for vc, military los…
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American History Vietnam War
26th Amendment
Tet Offensive
My Lai Massacre
Columbia University Protests
gave 18 year olds the right to vote
Tet's lunar new year; traditionally would have a truce during…
the Vietnam War mass killing of between 347 and 504 unarmed c…
students wanted the university to cut its ties with research…
26th Amendment
gave 18 year olds the right to vote
Tet Offensive
Tet's lunar new year; traditionally would have a truce during…
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American History Vietnam War
Who declares independence from the Jap…
Which president in 1950 sent $ & suppl…
Who did the French lose the battle to…
Which president sent the 1st advisors…
Ho Chi Minh
Truman
Dien Bien Fu
Eisenhower
Who declares independence from the Jap…
Ho Chi Minh
Which president in 1950 sent $ & suppl…
Truman
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American History Vietnam War
Who declares independence from the Jap…
Which president in 1950 sent $ & suppl…
Who did the French lose the battle to…
Which president sent the 1st advisors…
Ho Chi Minh
Truman
Dien Bien Fu
Eisenhower
Who declares independence from the Jap…
Ho Chi Minh
Which president in 1950 sent $ & suppl…
Truman
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History Vietnam 3 (Americanization)
Years
V in 1965
Leader of Operation Rolling Thunder
Rolling Thunder
1965-1968
unstable in SV, HCM Trail being used by NV to supply VC in SV
General Westmoreland
3-year sustained bombing of NV. Goals: convince that US would…
Years
1965-1968
V in 1965
unstable in SV, HCM Trail being used by NV to supply VC in SV
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American History Vietnam War
JFK
LBJ
Fidel Castro
Nikita Khrushchev
defeated Nixon in 1960 Presidential Election
architect of Great Society
leader of Cuba in 1931
Soviet premier who succeeded Joseph Stalin
JFK
defeated Nixon in 1960 Presidential Election
LBJ
architect of Great Society
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American history: Vietnam era
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino theory
Dian bien phu
The Communist leader of North Vietnam
North Vietnamese nationalist Army
If Vietnam falls to communism so will the other Asian countries
The Vietminh victory at Dien bien phu was a turning point whi…
Ho Chi Minh
The Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
North Vietnamese nationalist Army
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American History: Vietnam
Battle of Dien Bien Phu
1960
JFK assassinated
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
French trying to lure the Vietnamese into a big battle to win…
There are now 900 U.S. military advisors in South Vietnam.
There are now more than 16,000 U.S. advisors in South Vietnam.
After North Vietnam attacks destroyers in Tonkin Gulf, Johnso…
Battle of Dien Bien Phu
French trying to lure the Vietnamese into a big battle to win…
1960
There are now 900 U.S. military advisors in South Vietnam.
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American History Vietnam
Viet Minh
Viet Cong
North Vietnamese Regulars
Domino Theory
Fought against Japanese
Political organization & army in South Vietnam & Cambodia tha…
US publicly charged them
Foreign Policy; if Vietnam falls to communism, all of Southea…
Viet Minh
Fought against Japanese
Viet Cong
Political organization & army in South Vietnam & Cambodia tha…
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Vietnam American History Vocab.
domino theory
vietminh
Geneva accords
viet cong
belief that if one country fell to communism, neighboring cou…
common name for the league for independence of Vietnam
a 1954 international conference in which Vietnam was divided…
communism guerillas in south vietnam
domino theory
belief that if one country fell to communism, neighboring cou…
vietminh
common name for the league for independence of Vietnam
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Adv. American History Vietnam
Kennedy's Policy
Conditions for US soldiers
Call for independence in 1919
Living room war - TV
Increased advisors, but some weren't just advising anymore, a…
...
Ho Chi Minh tried to get independence for Vietnam at the Vers…
Every time something happened in Vietnam it was on the nightl…
Kennedy's Policy
Increased advisors, but some weren't just advising anymore, a…
Conditions for US soldiers
...
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American history Vietnam
Ten offensive
Pentagon paper
26th amendment
My Lai massacre
The massive north Vietnam surprise attack during the 1968 tet…
Showed that government had been lying about wars progress
Prohibited the states and federal government as using age for…
A mass killing of helpless inhabit of village in south Vietna…
Ten offensive
The massive north Vietnam surprise attack during the 1968 tet…
Pentagon paper
Showed that government had been lying about wars progress
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American History--Vietnam Places
DMZ
Haipong
Dien Bien Phu
Ho Chi Minh Trail
Area of land along 17th Parallel that separates North and South
Main Harbor of Communist North- Got supplies from Soviet Union
Ho Chi Minh, U.S. began aiding vietnam
Ran through Laos and Cambodia- used by communist to Supply V.C.
DMZ
Area of land along 17th Parallel that separates North and South
Haipong
Main Harbor of Communist North- Got supplies from Soviet Union
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American History Vietnam Test
Ho Chi Minh
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
My Lai
Tet Offensive
leader of north Vietnam
LBJ asked for this in order to control the Vietnam war
massacre where soldiers raped and killed an unarmed village i…
Vietnam attacked the us on their new years unexpectedly
Ho Chi Minh
leader of north Vietnam
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
LBJ asked for this in order to control the Vietnam war
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Vietnam Conflict - DE American History
What country ruled Indochina from the…
What countries made up Indochina?
Who founded the Indochinese Communist…
What was the the organization whose go…
France
Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
What country ruled Indochina from the…
France
What countries made up Indochina?
Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam
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Vietnam American History Test
economy in recession, soviet sputnik,…
JFK and Richard Nixon
inexperienced/catholic
he looked nervous in the debate on tv
US losing the Cold War
who was the election of 1960 between?
how was JFK viewed?
how was nixon viewed?
economy in recession, soviet sputnik,…
US losing the Cold War
JFK and Richard Nixon
who was the election of 1960 between?
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American History Vietnam quiz
Describe the background of the Vietnam…
What did Kennedy do with the issue in…
What did Johnson do with the issue in…
What was the Gulf of Tonkin Incident?
The Geneva Accords is peace settlement committee. It tried to…
He strengthened U.S. presence... The United States helped overt…
He put a military government in charge of South Vietnam. ... Jo…
U.S destroyers were "attacked" by North Vietnamese torpedo bo…
Describe the background of the Vietnam…
The Geneva Accords is peace settlement committee. It tried to…
What did Kennedy do with the issue in…
He strengthened U.S. presence... The United States helped overt…
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American history Vietnam
Which president was elected with the p…
Name Nixon's plan to gradually withdra…
What were the two colleges that saw st…
Who was convicted of the My Lai massacre
Richard Nixon
Vietnamization
Kent state and Jackson State
William Calley
Which president was elected with the p…
Richard Nixon
Name Nixon's plan to gradually withdra…
Vietnamization
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American History Vietnam Test
The results of the Battle of Dien Bien…
In South Vietnam, Monks set themselves…
What was operation 'Rolling Thunder'?
When and where did the 1st US combat t…
Withdraw from Indochina
Discrimination against Buddhists
A sustained bombing campaign against North Vietnam.
Danang 1965
The results of the Battle of Dien Bien…
Withdraw from Indochina
In South Vietnam, Monks set themselves…
Discrimination against Buddhists
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American History Vietnam War Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Vietminh
Domino Theory
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independen…
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, near…
John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
Flexible Response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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American History; Vietnam War Vocabulary
Flexible Response
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Geneva Accords
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independen…
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, near…
a 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-co…
Flexible Response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Vietminh
an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independen…
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American History Vietnam War Words
Alliance for Progress
New Frontier
Great Society
Medicare
Initiated by U.S. President John F. Kennedy in 1961 aimed to…
A slogan used by Kennedy to describe his goals and policies.…
A domestic program in the administration of President Lyndon…
Program created to give people 65 or older health care
Alliance for Progress
Initiated by U.S. President John F. Kennedy in 1961 aimed to…
New Frontier
A slogan used by Kennedy to describe his goals and policies.…
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American History 2: Vietnam War
Vietminh
Domino Theory
North Vietnamese Army
Vietcong
A member of a communist-dominated nationalist movement, forme…
A theory that if one nation becomes Communist-controlled the…
This allowed writers, the U.S. military, and the general publ…
A Vietnamese belonging to or supporting the National Liberati…
Vietminh
A member of a communist-dominated nationalist movement, forme…
Domino Theory
A theory that if one nation becomes Communist-controlled the…
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American History 2: Vietnam War
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Vietcong
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
A member of a communist-dominated nationalist movement, forme…
A theory that if one nation becomes Communist-controlled the…
A Vietnamese belonging to or supporting the National Liberati…
Approving and supporting President Lyndon B. Johnson's determ…
Vietminh
A member of a communist-dominated nationalist movement, forme…
Domino Theory
A theory that if one nation becomes Communist-controlled the…
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American History;; Vietnam War Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Revolutionary Leader of Cuba
a concrete wall that seperated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
Flexible Response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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American History - Vietnam Video Quiz
Why did the United States fight the Vi…
A French defeat in Vietnam in the 1950…
Who was the leader of communist North…
Who commanded US forces in Vietnam for…
to prevent communism taking over South Vietnam
Dien Bien Phu
Vo Nauyen Giap
Wiliam Westmardand
Why did the United States fight the Vi…
to prevent communism taking over South Vietnam
A French defeat in Vietnam in the 1950…
Dien Bien Phu
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American History Vietnam Background Quiz
What four presidents were in office du…
Who was the leader of North Vietnam th…
What was the communist party that Ho C…
What two leaders were in South Korea?
Eisenhower... Kennedy... Johnson... Nixon
Ho Chi Minh
Viet Minh Party
Bao Dai and Ngo Dinh Diem
What four presidents were in office du…
Eisenhower... Kennedy... Johnson... Nixon
Who was the leader of North Vietnam th…
Ho Chi Minh
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American History ch. 22 (Vietnam)
mandate (22-1)
New Frontier (22-1)
Warren Commission (22-1)
Nixon (22-1)
public endorsement of proposals... a command by an authority to…
Kennedy's proposals to improve the economy, assist the poor,…
Commission, headed by chief justice Earl Warren, that investi…
Republican who was a tough veteran campaigner who had gained…
mandate (22-1)
public endorsement of proposals... a command by an authority to…
New Frontier (22-1)
Kennedy's proposals to improve the economy, assist the poor,…
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American History (Eber)- Vietnam War
What was the HoChi Minh Trail used for?
What is supply side economics?
Based on the idea that countries on th…
Better Weapons
North Vietnam could get supplies South.
Lowering taxes to try to help get people to spend.
Domino Theory
Not an advantage the Vietcong had over the US.
What was the HoChi Minh Trail used for?
North Vietnam could get supplies South.
What is supply side economics?
Lowering taxes to try to help get people to spend.
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American History Ch 21 Vietnam
Geneva Conference
Pentagon Papers
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)
Tet offensive
An international conference in 1954 in which Vietnam was divi…
Government study of United States involvement in the Vietnam…
Founded in 1962, it was a popular college student organizatio…
1968 attack by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces througho…
Geneva Conference
An international conference in 1954 in which Vietnam was divi…
Pentagon Papers
Government study of United States involvement in the Vietnam…
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HISP American History: Vietnam-Watergate
countries that occupied Vietnam
Vietnamese society was highly _______
Ho Chi Minh
Diem Bien Phu
China, France, Japan, US
stratified
leader of the North, educated in France, nationalist, defeate…
major Vietnamese victory over the French, French sign peace t…
countries that occupied Vietnam
China, France, Japan, US
Vietnamese society was highly _______
stratified
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Unit 11 American history Vietnam
Domino theory
Ho Chi Minh
Napalm
Agent orange
The idea that Vietnam fell to communism
Leader of north Vietnam (communist)
Jellied gasoline that explodes on contact
Chemical that destroys land and turns it into a waste land
Domino theory
The idea that Vietnam fell to communism
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of north Vietnam (communist)
31 terms
American History - Ch. 21 Vietnam
Geneva Conference
Pentagon Papers
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)
Tet Offensive
An international conference in 1954 in which Vietnam was divi…
Government study of United States involvement in the Vietnam…
A radical political organization, especially of college stude…
1968 attack by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces througho…
Geneva Conference
An international conference in 1954 in which Vietnam was divi…
Pentagon Papers
Government study of United States involvement in the Vietnam…
American History;; Vietnam War Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Revolutionary Leader of Cuba
a concrete wall that seperated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
Flexible Response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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American History Unit 9 Vietnam
1968 events
conformity
containment
counterculture
Tet Offensive (surprise attack by the Vietcong on South Vietn…
Adjusting one's behavior or thinking to coincide with a group…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cultural patterns that strongly oppose those widely accepted…
1968 events
Tet Offensive (surprise attack by the Vietcong on South Vietn…
conformity
Adjusting one's behavior or thinking to coincide with a group…
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American History;; Vietnam War Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Revolutionary Leader of Cuba
a concrete wall that seperated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States;; January 1961
Flexible Response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
40 terms
Ch. 17 Vietnam- American History II
domino theory
napalm
agent orange
guerilla tactics
The US theory that stated, if one country would fall to Commu…
A jellied gasoline used for bombs
a herbicide used in the Vietnam War to defoliate forest areas
the use of unexpected maneuvers like sabotage and subterfuge…
domino theory
The US theory that stated, if one country would fall to Commu…
napalm
A jellied gasoline used for bombs
17 terms
HHS American History Vietnam Test
Ho Chi Minh
Diem
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
ARVN
The leader of Communist North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
The leader of South Vietnam from 1956-1963. His corrupt polic…
The name of the Act that gave President Johnson the authority…
The name given to the South Vietnamese Army.
Ho Chi Minh
The leader of Communist North Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
Diem
The leader of South Vietnam from 1956-1963. His corrupt polic…
9 terms
American History Final: The Vietnam War
President Kennedy's policy in Vietnam:
Escalation in the Vietnam War began wi…
Jungle Warfare:
Role of the Television and Media in th…
Increase the number of American militant advisors.
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.
It is a term used to cover the special techniques needed for…
It influenced public opinion in a negative way.
President Kennedy's policy in Vietnam:
Increase the number of American militant advisors.
Escalation in the Vietnam War began wi…
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.
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American history 2 Vietnam war
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Vietcong
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
A member of a communist-dominated movement, formed in 1941, t…
The theory that a political event in one country will cause s…
A member of the communist guerrilla movement in Vietnam that…
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution or the Southeast Asia Resolutio…
Vietminh
A member of a communist-dominated movement, formed in 1941, t…
Domino Theory
The theory that a political event in one country will cause s…
23 terms
American History Final - Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Diem
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
ARVN
leader of communist North Vietnam during the Vietnam war
leader of South Vietnam from 1956 to 1963. His corrupt polici…
Name of the act that gave president Johnson the authority fro…
name given to the South Vietnamese army.
Ho Chi Minh
leader of communist North Vietnam during the Vietnam war
Diem
leader of South Vietnam from 1956 to 1963. His corrupt polici…
23 terms
American History Vietnam Section 1
Who was the first american to die in v…
What was the name of first outpost ove…
What was the line that divided the nor…
What was the peace agreement that divi…
Dewey
Dien bien phu
17th parral
Geneva accord
Who was the first american to die in v…
Dewey
What was the name of first outpost ove…
Dien bien phu
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