America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975

3.8 avg rating
( 567 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780073513256: America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975

Respected for its thorough research, comprehensive coverage, and clear, readable style, America’s Longest War explores the origins of the thirty-year war for Vietnam. It seeks to explain how the United States became involved and the consequences of its actions for the Vietnamese as well as Americans. It assesses the multiple legacies of the war and offers guidance for students on what Americans should learn from this national experience that continues to resonate today.

Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following:

· SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content.
· Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course.
· Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement.
· The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping.

Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

George C. Herring is Alumni Professor of history at the University of Kentucky. He received his Ph.D. in History from the University of Virginia and taught at Ohio University before moving to the University of Kentucky. He is the author of numerous books, articles, and essays, including The Secret Diplomacy of the Vietnam War: The Negotiating Volumes of the Pentagon Papers (1983) and LBJ and Vietnam: A Different Kind of War (1994). He served as editor of the scholarly journal Diplomatic History from 1982 to 1986 and was President of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations in 1990. In 1991, he served as Visiting Fulbright Scholar at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand and from 1993 to 1994, he was Visiting Professor of History at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

George Herring
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5th. 206 x 137 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Respected for its thorough research, comprehensive coverage, and clear, readable style, America s Longest War explores the origins of the thirty-year war for Vietnam. It seeks to explain how the United States became involved and the consequences of its actions for the Vietnamese as well as Americans. It assesses the multiple legacies of the war and offers guidance for students on what Americans should learn from this national experience that continues to resonate today. Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect(R) is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: - SmartBook(R) - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content.- Access to your instructor s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course.- Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement.- The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: //. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 46.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

HERRING
Published by Mcgraw Hill Publishers
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0073513253

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

George Herring
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5th. 206 x 137 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Respected for its thorough research, comprehensive coverage, and clear, readable style, America s Longest War explores the origins of the thirty-year war for Vietnam. It seeks to explain how the United States became involved and the consequences of its actions for the Vietnamese as well as Americans. It assesses the multiple legacies of the war and offers guidance for students on what Americans should learn from this national experience that continues to resonate today. Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. McGraw-Hill Connect(R) is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: - SmartBook(R) - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content.- Access to your instructor s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course.- Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement.- The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: //. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 50.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Herring, George
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2013)
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0073513253

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 49.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

George C Herring
Published by McGraw-Hill Education, Boston
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, Boston. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 50.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.84
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

George Herring
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5th. 137mm x 15mm x 203mm. Paperback. Respected for its thorough research, comprehensive coverage, and clear, readable style, America's Longest War explores the origins of the thirty-year war for Vietnam. It seeks to explain h.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 384 pages. 0.386. Bookseller Inventory # 9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 55.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

UNKNOWN
Published by MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO (1900)
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO, 1900. UNK. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 47.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.53
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Herring, George
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 55.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Herring, George
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0073513253 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # ING9780073513256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 58.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Herring, George
Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities Social (2013)
ISBN 10: 0073513253 ISBN 13: 9780073513256
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 5th edition. 384 pages. 8.20x5.40x0.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # x-0073513253

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book