april 18 - April 18, 2011 Vietnam long thin country(ancient...

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April 18, 2011 Vietnam long thin country(ancient country) culture tied to chinese culture agriculture heavily relied invaded repeatedly and put up stiff resistence late 1800s=imperialism france takes vietnam=Indo chine->French indo chinese rubbertree plantation French rule oppressive(over tax, over production, forced labor) anti french group Viet Minh=under leadership of Ho Chi Minh strongest resistence group later known as Viet Cong or National Liberation Front(NLF) communist organization gives hope to one day own land again, offer plausible explanation NLF: Nationalist organization too 1930: hugely pop group but not shy about using violence Land reforms took over land, broke up, and evenly distributed Worked hard to feed starving children WWII interrupts everything Japan took over vietnam NLF already had 30 years combat experience After 1945: when Japan kicked off, French return. Early 1950: NLF very close to expend French control
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2012 for the course HIST 2112 taught by Professor Sutter during the Spring '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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