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Vietnam (Varies: Empire ; Primedia ; Cowles ; Weider ; HistoryNet-World)

Item Number: 1452Serial216430
 Serial
Language
English
Digital Object Type
Serial
Credit
Primedia Enthusiast Group
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Volume
14
Issue
4

Vietnam (Varies: Empire ; Primedia ; Cowles ; Weider ; HistoryNet-World) - Serial

Publication
Vietnam
Publisher/Org.
Varies: Empire ; Primedia ; Cowles ; Weider ; HistoryNet-World
City
[Varies], Virginia
Country
United States
Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Language
English
Type
Serial
General Note
1988- / Bimonthly numbering: June-1 ; August-2 ; October-3 ; December-4 ; February-5 ; April-6 / Publisher Varies: Empire, Primedia Enthusiast, Cowles, Weider, HistoryNet-World / Quarterly Summer 1988-Summer 1989

Dates

  • Existence: December 2001

General Note / OCR

18 Operation Lorraine: Costly French Failure: The largest French operation of the First Indochina War, Lorraine was one more futile attempt to lure the Viet Minh into a set-piece battle.
26 Vanguards in the Rung Sat: Operation Lexington III took the war deep into the Rung Sat, whose mangrove swamps and perilous creeks helped make it one of the VC's safest sanctuaries.
34 Illuminating the Battlefield: The eerie, drifting yellow glow that flareships cast into the night sky was a familiar sight to troops in many areas of South Vietnam.
42 Sapper Attack at Cam Ranh Bay: No place in South Vietnam, not even the huge base at Cam Ranh Bay, was secure from surprise attack by the elite sappers.
12 Personality: POW Ed Davis brought home more than memories from his six years of imprisonment in North Vietnam.
14 Arsenal: Electronic intelligence (ELINT) helped outfox the radar of the deadly Soviet-made SA-2 SAM.
16 Fighting Forces: The South Vietnamese River Assault Groups and their American advisers kept the waterways of the Mekong Delta secure.
50 Reviews: An unusual little book first published in 1989 has been reissued and can be found on the shelves of thousands of libraries throughout the country.
58 Perspectives: A member of Vietnam's Editorial Advisory Board closely examines the recent accusations about former Senator Robert Kerrey.








Pub Credit Line
1452Serial216430, Gary Noller Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 15 Nov 2004 [Updated: 15 Nov 2004]