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The Resource The Vietnam War, by Gary Jeffrey & illustrated by Nick Spender

The Vietnam War, by Gary Jeffrey & illustrated by Nick Spender

Label
The Vietnam War
Title
The Vietnam War
Statement of responsibility
by Gary Jeffrey & illustrated by Nick Spender
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As the Soviet Union attempted to expand the influence of communism around the world, the United States responded with a policy called "containment" to prevent it. The war in Vietnam was a Cold War conflict that saw North Vietnam, supported by its communist allies, invade South Vietnam, supported by the United States and other anti-communist countries"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
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Jeffrey, Gary
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10+
  • Guided reading level: T
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Spender, Nik
Series statement
Graphic modern history Cold War conflicts
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldiers
  • Graphic novels
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Vietnam War, by Gary Jeffrey & illustrated by Nick Spender
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intervention -- Escalation -- Rescue at LZ Albany, November 17, 1965 (describes how American Major Willard Bennett landed a medevac helicopter in a hot landing zone to rescue wounded soldiers) -- Close call in "the street without joy, " February 21, 1967 (describes how American Corporal Tom Smith came close to death) -- Double gun kill, November 6, 1967 (describes how American Captain Darrell Simmons shot down two MiG-21s in his F-4 Phantom II) -- Exhaustion
Control code
ocn844726515
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780778712367
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013023894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • 1164093
  • (Sirsi) o844726515
  • (OCoLC)844726515
Label
The Vietnam War, by Gary Jeffrey & illustrated by Nick Spender
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intervention -- Escalation -- Rescue at LZ Albany, November 17, 1965 (describes how American Major Willard Bennett landed a medevac helicopter in a hot landing zone to rescue wounded soldiers) -- Close call in "the street without joy, " February 21, 1967 (describes how American Corporal Tom Smith came close to death) -- Double gun kill, November 6, 1967 (describes how American Captain Darrell Simmons shot down two MiG-21s in his F-4 Phantom II) -- Exhaustion
Control code
ocn844726515
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780778712367
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013023894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • 1164093
  • (Sirsi) o844726515
  • (OCoLC)844726515

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