Tech in the Trenches: Strategic Inventions of the Vietnam War, 1st Edition

  • Cathleen Small
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502610337
  • ISBN-13: 9781502610331
  • DDC: 959.704
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

During the Vietnam War, many new and improved technologies were developed such as napalm, attack helicopters, and TV journalism. This book discusses the Vietnam War, the technologies that defined it, and the legacy of those inventions today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: The Long War.
2: The Vietnam War.
3: War and a Century of Innovation.
4: Attack Helicopters: The Bell AH-1 Cobra.
5: Herbicidal Warfare: Agent Orange.
6: Photojournalism and Video Footage.
7: The Vietnam War and the Double-Edged Sword.
8: Innovation Today.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Further Information.
Index.
About the Author.