The Vietnam War

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
First Troops in Vietnam War
The first U.S. troops arrive in Vietnam. Read about what it was like for American soldiers serving in the Vietnam War.

Why was the Vietnam War so contentious, and how did one of the world's superpowers fail to defeat a much less wealthy and populous opponent? Why was the Vietnam War of such global significance and how has it affected people on both sides of the conflict? This book seeks to relate the overall events and chronology of the war and shows its impact on everyday lives.

Author Senker, Cath
Pages 80 pages
Genre Nonfiction
Reading level 7-8
Interest level 6-10
Guided reading Z
ATOS 9.1
Lexile 1160L