Viet Nam - Throughout thousands of years, life in Viet Nam has not changed much. In 1887 the French colonialist severed ties with Viet Nam and purchasing alliance with Spain and the Netherlands threatened to Viet Nam to open up its claim entirely and priorities for Europeans. War broke out during one hundred years, leading to the complete change history of Viet Nam.
warinvietnam: DONG HA, SOUTH VIET NAM: Bearing a heavy load, a Marine carries a wounded buddy away from scene of battle as a fellow Leatherneck (rear) lends a hand, 9/17. Marine was wounded in an engagement with Communists some 20 miles northwest of Dong Ha.UPI TELEPHOTO BY JOHN SCHNEIDER
This is so true.....The Viet Nam War lasted from1959-1975. More than 58,000 American lives were lost. The late 1960's became a time of youth rebellion, mass protests, and riots against the war. Returning military personnel were met with anger, ridicule, and violence.