You Choose The Vietnam War

Author: Michael Bernard Burgan
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1491415924
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It's the 1960s, and the Vietnam War is raging. You find yourself in the midst of the turmoil. Will you: Enlist in the Marines and volunteer to go to war? Join your fellow young Americans eager to protest the war? Be a young Vietnamese man forced to choose between the communist North and the capitalist South? Everything in this book happened to real people. And YOU CHOOSE what you do next. The choices you make could lead you to jail, to the jungles of Vietnam, or even to death.

The Vietnam War

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1476552185
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"Explores various perspectives on the Vietnam War and those involved in it. The reader's choices reveal the historical details"--

War in Afghanistan

Author: Matt Doeden
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1476552215
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"Describes the people and events of the U.S. war in Afghanistan. The reader's choices reveal the historical details"--

World War II

Author: Elizabeth Raum
Publisher: Capstone Classroom
ISBN: 142963457X
Format: PDF
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"Describes the events of World War II and explains the significance of the war today. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspective of a member of the Dutch resistance, a Canadian soldier, and an American soldier"--Provided by publisher.

The Vietnam War

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
ISBN: 9780836872958
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Explores the origins of the conflict in Vietnam and the events that led to the United States taking a leading role in it, follows the major events of the war and American reactions to it, and examines the ending of the war and its consequences.

You Choose World War II Infantrymen

Author: Steven Anthony Otfinoski
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1476542341
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You are on the front lines at the height of World War II, fighting bravely against Germany and the other Axis powers. Will you: Fight alongside Filipino soldiers to defend the Philippines' Bataan Peninsula? Struggle to push the Germans out of El Alamein, Egypt, as part of the British Army? Land on the beaches of Normandy, France, as part of an invasion to drive the German Army from the country?

The Korean War

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1491403551
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"Lets readers experience the Korean War from multiple perspectives, allowing them to choose different paths through history"--

The Berlin Wall

Author: Matt Doeden
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1491403543
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"Lets readers experience life behind the Berlin wall, choosing different paths to take through history"--

Choosing War

Author: Fredrik Logevall
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520229193
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"Masterful. . . . Logevall presents a vivid and tragic portrait of the elements of U.S. decision-making on Vietnam from the beginning of the Kennedy administration through the announcement of the American ground war in July 1965. In the process he reveals a troubling picture of top officials in both the Kennedy and Johnson administrations persisting in efforts to boost the fortunes of sucessive governments of South Vietnam, even while they acknowledged that their chances for success were remote. In addition, he places the decision-making squarely in the international context."—Robert D. Schulzinger, author of A Time for War: The United States and Vietnam, 1941-1975 "Stunning in its research and highly sophisticated in its analysis, Choosing War is far and away the best study we have of Lyndon Johnson's escalation of the conflict in Vietnam."—George C. Herring "In this fine book, Fredrick Logevall offers the first detailed examination of why diplomacy failed to head off the Vietnam War. Grounding himself in documentary research and other sources from several countries, Logevall comes closer than anyone ever has to explaining what happened. His clear writing and deep analysis may well change our understanding of Vietnam as a quagmire."—John Prados, author of The Hidden History of the Vietnam War "A rising star among a new generation of historians, Fredrik Logevall has written the most important Vietnam book in years. By explaining the international context of that tragic conflict, Choosing War provides startling answers to the question, Why did the war happen? Controversial yet fair, this account challenges the reader to think through John F. Kennedy's and Lydon B. Johnson's individual responsibility for Vietnam. The effect is compelling, unforgettable history."—Timothy Naftali, co-author of "One Hell of a Gamble:" Khrushchev, Castro, and Kennedy, 1958-1964