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Why is Canada in Vietnam?

Claire Culhane

Why is Canada in Vietnam?

The truth about our foreign aid.

by Claire Culhane

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Published by NC Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBias.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS557.A64 C363 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination125 p.
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5473031M
      LC Control Number73176243

        In September , Time’s Wallace Terry, who had spent more time with black soldiers than any other journalist and had previously reported on the positive nature of Author: Gerald F. Goodwin.   The Vietnam War lasted from —the longest war in American history until it was overtaken by the one in Afghanistan—and servicemen typically did one-year tours of duty.


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