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USA: the twenties to Vietnam.

Daniel Snowman

USA: the twenties to Vietnam.

by Daniel Snowman

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 186-188.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE741 .S65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5671692M
      LC Control Number68131678

      The history of the United States is what happened in the past in the United States, a country in North America.. Native Americans lived in the Americas for thousands of years. English people in went to the place now called Jamestown, European settlers went to the colonies, mostly from England and later Great Britain. France, Spain, and the Netherlands also .   American immigration suffered in the s because of restrictive acts such as the Immigration Act of and the Asiatic Barred Zone Act. Essentially, nonwhite people, which included Eastern and.

      Vietnam consists of lush rice fields, crumbling colonial buildings and stunning green countryside. The country blankets itself along the coast of southeast Asia, bordering China to the north, Laos to the west and Cambodia in the south. Covering a total area of almost square miles, Vietnam is a treasure trove of history, culture, UNESCO World Heritage Sites and some of the . It is a book about people, and it contains the personal stories of Vietnam Veterans who served there. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines, from the late s to we served from the Delta to the DMZ, and from Thailand to Yankee Station in the South China Sea/5.

      - Explore debbi's board "Vietnam War American POWs" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vietnam war, Vietnam, Pow pins. A scandal of the early s surrounding the secret leasing of federal oil reserves by the secretary of the interior, Albert Bacon Fall. After Pres. Warren G. Harding transferred supervision of the naval oil-reserve lands from the navy to the Department of the Interior in , Fall secretly granted to Harry F. Sinclair of the Mammoth Oil Company exclusive rights to the Teapot Dome .


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