Ho Chi Minh

Ho Chi Minh

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Grand Central Pub
To grasp the complicated causes and consequences of the Vietnam War, one must understand the extraordinary life of Ho Chi Minh, the man generally recognized as the father of modern Vietnam. Duiker provides startling insights into Ho's true motivation, as well as into the Soviet and Chinese roles in the Vietnam War.

Baker & Taylor
Describes Ho Chi Minh's poverty-stricken youth, his expatriate years in the U.S., France, and the Soviet Union, and his commitment to the Vietnamese revolution and reunification of Vietnam under Communist rule.

Baker
& Taylor

The first major biography of the North Vietnam leader describes Ho Chi Minh's poverty-stricken youth; his expatriate years in the U.S., France, and the Soviet Union; his interactions with various world leaders, from Harry Truman to Mao Zedong; and his commitment to the Vietnamese revolution and renunification of Vietnam under Communist rule. 20,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2000
ISBN: 9780786863877
0786863870
Branch Call Number: B HO
Characteristics: xix, 695 p. : illus., maps ; 24 cm

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