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Vietnam: State, War, and Revolution (1945–1946)

David G. Marr

Abstract

David Marr's Vietnam: State, War, and Revolution approaches the events following the 1945 August Revolution in Vietnam with a fresh outlook on the nation's efforts to renounce its colonial past and embrace the prospect of a modernized future—all the while fighting to fortify a poverty-stricken present. Amidst the impending danger of Franco-Vietnamese warfare, the country sees to a reincarnation through acts of unified patriotism. Vietnam orients the reader through a historical overview of the period, using globally diverse markers to frame the events that took place during the period from 1945 ... More

Keywords: Vietnam, Vietnamese revolution, Franco-Vietnamese Conflict, postcolonialism, 1945 August Revolution, Democratic Republic of Vietnam

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780520274150
Published to California Scholarship Online: January 2014 DOI:10.1525/california/9780520274150.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

David G. Marr, author