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Vietnam: Origins Through 1968 I. Background French Indochina Ho Chi Minh II. Vietnam in 1954—Geneva Accords—17 th parallel A. North Vietnam Ho Chi Minh Communist B. South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem (Catholic) Pro-Western III. Growing Involvement under Eisenhower and Kennedy A. Eisenhower and the Domino Theory B. Growth of the Vietcong
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Unformatted text preview: [National Liberation Front (NLF)] C. Kennedy Military presence increases IV. Escalation under Johnson A. Gulf of Tonkin Resolution (1964) USS Maddox B. Combat Forces arrive (1965) By 1967, 500,000 troops in South Vietnam Air Raids C. Strategy of Attrition D. Tet Offensive (1968)...
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course HIST 112 taught by Professor Littlefield during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.

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