Citations with the tag: TET Offensive, 1968

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  • TMI, Tet and the media.
    Soxman, Kenneth A. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists; Mar1980, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p64 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Institutional Responses to Three Mile Island," in the December 1979 issue.

    Broyles, Jr., William // Atlantic (02769077); Apr85, Vol. 255 Issue 4, p90 

    Focuses on the return of a U.S. marine veteran to Hanoi, Vietnam. Details of the trip from Bangkok, Thailand to Hanoi; Description of Hanoi; Discussion of the Tet offensive of 1968.

  • Tracheostomy in war.
    Norton, R. N. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine; Nov2000, Vol. 93 Issue 11, p607 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about the experiences during the Tet Offensive in Vietnam in 1968 by Mr. Booth in the July 2000 issue.

  • A U.S. Foreign Service National in Hué during the Tet Offensive.
    Bullington, J. R. // American Diplomacy; 7/22/2008, p1 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the experience during the Tet Offensive of his fiancée Tuy-Cam, a U.S. Foreign Service National employee in Hué, Vietnam, where they were trapped by North Vietnamese forces and where he has written a memorandum addressed to Ambassador Barney...

  • Tet's Big Bang.
    Meador, Wilburn // Vietnam; Feb2010, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p24 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience as a Marine Guard at the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam when it was attacked by the Viet Cong during the Tet Offensive.

  • When the Luckiest Marines' LUCK RAN OUT.
    Simonsen, Robert A. // Vietnam; Feb2010, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p30 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's encounter with Viet Cong guerillas as a U.S. Marine during the Tet Offensive.

  • Deport General Loan?
    Buckley Jr., WM. F. // National Review; 12/8/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p1562 

    The article focuses on pressures to deport General Nguyen Loan, Saigon's chief of police, to Vietnam, during the Tet offensive. It is reported that the motion before the U.S. house to deport General Loan to Vietnam. It is reported that during the Tet offensive in 1968 Loan, pulled out a pistol...

  • The Story of a War Hero.
    Flores, John W. // La Prensa San Diego; 3/2/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p4 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of writing the life story of Freddy Gonzalez, a platoon sergeant who died saving his men during the Tet Offensive in Hue City, Vietnam.

  • Fighting Pitch.
    Flores, John W. // Time; 5/10/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p38 

    The article discusses the continuing and rising war between the U.S. and Vietnam. It states that the warfare has grown to an unparalleled fighting pitch of intensity since the Tet offensive. It notes that South Vietnamese and U.S. forces have gained victories in hefty battle in Saigon, Delta and...

  • Wanted: A New Commissar.
    Flores, John W. // Time; 7/14/1967, Vol. 90 Issue 2, p33 

    The article reports on the death of General Nguyen Chi Thanh at 51,the commander of Hanoi of all North Vietnamese and Viet Cong political and military activity in South Vietnam, due to heart attack. He started his career in the military as a teacher, who later had joined with the Communists in...

  • The Suicide Mission That Wasn't.
    North, Don // Vietnam; Feb2011, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p32 

    The article looks into declassified interrogation reports of the Viet Cong survivors of the 1968 Tet attack on the U.S. Embassy. It states that the attack on the embassy was considered symbolic as it was the first Vietnam battle many understood, and discouraged several people to continue the...

  • Tet Offensive and the Vietnam War.
    Richardson, Janine; Matthews, Andrew // Cobblestone; May/Jun2010, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p40 

    The article presents a brief historical account of the Vietnam War, focusing on the Tet Offensive campaign.

  • Tet's Many Chronicles.
    Springston, Chuck // Vietnam; Feb2015, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p31 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses several reports within the issue concerning experience of five men including photographer Kyoichi Sawada, the U.S. military personnel John E. Gross and pilot Michael Momcilovich regarding the Tet Offensive campaign of the Vietnam War.

    Wilkins, Warren // Vietnam; Jun2012, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p40 

    The article offers information on the war between South Vietnam, and North Vietnamese Army and Viet Cong in 1965. It mentions in detail about the military strategies implemented by both the parties during Vietnam War. Several battles fought in the country in 1965 include Dat Cuoc, Ap Bau Bang,...

    Hanson, Victor Davis // American Heritage; May2001, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p44 

    Focuses on the Tet Offensive of January 1968, one of the most impressive victories of the United States during the Vietnam War from 1965-1973. Description of the problems encountered by U.S. military forces in Vietnam; Failure of the Americans to capitalize on the communist disarray after the...

  • Capturing the Embassy Sapper.
    Hirst, Don // Vietnam; Feb2012, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p32 

    In the article, theVietnam author discusses the events around the Tet Offensive that was staged by the Viet Congs (VC) across Vietnam in early 1968, centering on the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam. He presents the photograph of U.S. corporal George Moyer and specialist 4 James Singer with a...

  • Courage and blood: South Vietnam's repulse of The 1972 Easter invasion.
    Sorley, Lewis // Parameters: U.S. Army War College; Summer99, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p38 

    Discusses the changes that occurred in the United States government's approach to the war in Vietnam after the failure of the Tet offensive in the 1960s. Use of the `one war' concept; Emphasis on combat operations, pacification and improvement of South Vietnam's forces; Improvements in the...

    Gillam, James T. // Journal of Third World Studies; Fall95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p14 

    Presents historical, sociological and the author's personal perspective on the 1968 Tet Offensive and the Vietnam War. Recollection of Vietnam from 1954 to 1991; Underground tunnels during the war; Conversations with General Tran Van Tra, commander of Vietnam's 17th Military Region; Night spent...

  • Chapter Seven: THE TET OFFENSIVE.
    Gillam, James T. // Window on a War: An Anthropologist in the Vietnam Conflict; 2002, p219 

    Chapter 7 of the book "Window on a War: An Anthropologist in the Vietnam Conflict" is presented. It describes that the intensity of the Vietnam War had brought U.S. troop commitment to almost 500,000 by late 1967, bringing the war to a dramatic turn in 1968 known in history as the Tet Offensive....

  • THE TET OFFENSIVE: A Concise History.
    Hawkins, John M. // Military Review; Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p118 

    The article reviews the book "The Tet Offensive: A Concise History," by James H. Willbanks.

  • Graveyards Came First.
    Morgan, Timothy C. // Christianity Today; May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p9 

    The article focuses on the visit of a delegation of Christian and Missionary Alliance (CMA) leaders in Hanoi to witness the changes occurring within Vietnam after the Tet offensive in January 1968. It provides an overview of the relationship of the U.S. with Vietnam. It mentions that U.S....

    Morgan, Timothy C. // National Review Bulletin; 3/2/1965, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p2 

    The author reflects on Communism and the Vietnam crisis. He cited Wilfred Burchett's lines about Viet Cong victories over demoralized, scarcely-resisting U.S. servicemen and South Vietnamese puppet soldiers. Ladies from the Women Strike for Peace and the Women's International League for Peace...

  • The battle for Hue City.
    Lawler, Andrew J. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Jul99, Vol. 125 Issue 7, p92 

    Discusses the battle for Hue City during the Vietnam War. North Vietnamese communists' launching of the Tet Offensive in 1968; Description and strategic importance of the city; Tactical difficulties facing the United States Marine Corps; Application of concepts from the Marine Corps Doctrinal...

  • The Tet Offensive: A Concise History.
    Keiser, Gordon W. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Mar2007, Vol. 133 Issue 3, p88 

    The article reviews the book "The Tet Offensive: A Concise History," by James H. Willbanks.

    Tovo, Ken // Strategic Challenges for Counterinsurgency & the Global War on T; 9/1/2006, p17 

    Chapter 2 of the book "Strategic Challenges for Counterinsurgency and the Global War on Terrorism" is presented. It explores the attack of the U.S. Army on the Viet Cong in an effort to prevent the collapse of Southern Vietnamese government in the 1960s, a well as its support to the population....

  • Mass Murder at Hue.
    Tovo, Ken // Time; 5/10/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p43 

    The article discusses the mass murder in Hue, Vietnam. It states that North Vietnam Communists have hunted down and slaughtered their Vietnamese and foreigner victims during Tet, a new year celebration in the country. Reportedly, over 1,000 bodies have been revealed in 19 separate mass graves,...

    Tovo, Ken // Time; 2/28/1969, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p32 

    The article focuses on the attack organized by Communist gunners on more than 100 cities in South Vietnam including the capital of Saigon. In the first stages of the attacks, the North Vietnamese and the Viet Cong seemed to be directing primarily at military targets instead of civilians. It...

    Tovo, Ken // America; 5/25/1968, Vol. 118 Issue 21, p688 

    The author discusses commentary on various local and international events. The entry notes that more innocent civilians will suffer in the Vietnam after a resumption of the January-February Tet offensive against Hanoi. It cites that the underlying agenda of the U.S. in the Paris negotiations is...

  • THE TET OFFENSIVE: A Concise History.
    Hawkins, John M. // Military Review; May/Jun2007, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p120 

    The article reviews the book "The Tet Offensive: A Concise History," by James H. Willbanks.

  • Inoffensive Tet.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time; 2/16/1970, Vol. 95 Issue 7, p21 

    The article reports that during the first half of February 1970, South Vietnam celebrated the arrival of the Year of the Dog and rebuilt the town completely. As reported, during the Communists' Tet offensive of 1968, Viet Cong regulars overran the tiny hamlet of Huu Thanh in the Mekong Delta and...

  • Assessing the Attack.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time; 3/21/1969, Vol. 93 Issue 12, p26 

    The article focuses on the post-Tet offensive of 1969 between South Vietnam that supported by the U.S. and communist armies of North Vietnam that were supported by the Chinese. The author presents the offense of both troops through targets and goals which include indirect fire, shooting, and...

  • Do-Gooders with a Difference.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time; 4/7/1967, Vol. 89 Issue 14, p28 

    The article features International Voluntary Services Inc. (IVS) and discusses the perspectives of Vietnamese youths on the Vietnam war. It states that IVS is a private Peace Corps whose members focus on the country's social and economic progress. It also notes that despite firsthand exposure to...

  • THIS TIME WE WIN: Revisiting the Tet Offensive.
    Hawkins, John M. // Military Review; May/Jun2011, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p91 

    A review of the book "This Time We Win: Revisiting the Tet Offensive," by James S. Robbins is presented.

  • Bracing for More.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time; 2/23/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p45 

    The article offers information on the second attack made by Communists in Saigon as well as in other cities in Vietnam that resulted to the arising concern in Saigon and Washington. It mentions that the intelligence officers were too mindful on the disposal of Hanoi's General Vo Nguyen Giap on...

  • Grappling for Normalcy.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time; 2/23/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p45 

    The article reports on accounts of the North Vietnamese Communists' attacks on the population centers in South Viet Nam. It narrates the continuing war in the capital city and how the Hue Citadel, the 19th century imperial fortress which bears much of the country's architectural and cultural...

  • Death at Prayers.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time;  

    The article focuses on issues about terrorism and the atrocity of Communists in Vietnam. It stresses the death of Ngo Tuong, a Popular Forces soldier who came back home in January 1966 to serve as mayor in Ap Quang Nam. It depicts the incident of killings during the night when Tuong called a...

  • The D.O.V.E. from U.N.C.L.E.
    Hawkins, John M. // Time;  

    The article reports on issues regarding the involvement of actors in political and military affairs and in the Vietnam War. It mentions efforts for direct negotiations and agreements with the Viet Cong and concerns about the war. It notes other concerns regarding the risks of having a celebrity...

  • The Tet Myth.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // National Review; 12/20/2010, Vol. 62 Issue 23, p52 

    A review of the book "This Time We Win: Revisiting the Tet Offensive," by James S. Robbins is presented.

  • The Hero.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 3/17/1967, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p40 

    The article discusses the false martyrdom of Viet Cong member Nguyen Van Be. It states that he was celebrated as a Viet Nam war hero for killing 69 U.S. and South Vietnamese troops during an attack. It also states that photographs of Van Be were scattered all over Viet Nam when a South...

  • Singled Out for Terror.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 5/26/1967, Vol. 89 Issue 21, p31 

    The article reports on the growth of the Viet Cong terrorism in South Vietnam. It mentions that the Viet Cong concentrates on a terror campaign against the country's 35,600 pacification workers. It notes that Viet Cong's campaign is a drive made by the Allies. It notes on the move of General...

  • Trap of the Harvest Moon.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 12/17/1965, Vol. 86 Issue 25, p40 

    The article focuses on the joint Vietnamese-U..S. Marine operation called "Operation Harvest Moon." The plan of the operation is to set the allies to be ambush and thereby bait the Communist attackers into a giant ambush of allied design. The prey include some 3,700 veteran Viet Cong troops who...

  • Ordeal in Viet Nam.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 3/8/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p59 

    The article offers information on the continuous conflict in South Vietnam, beginning with the Communists' Tet offensive by the North Vietnamese troops. A tragedy happened which resulted in a number of casualties from missionaries, medical doctors and nurses. Church groups gathered to conduct a...

    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 3/15/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p32 

    The article reports on the assessment and restoration of damaged infrastructures due to the Tet Offensive in South Vietnam. It presents the status of the four major corps of South Vietnam. It highlights the losses of South Vietnam after the Tet Offensive, which include 14,300 dead civilians,...

  • "We Are Being Overrun".
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 4/20/1962, Vol. 79 Issue 16, p42 

    The article reports that the first Americans to die in battle against the Communist Viet Cong guerillas fell in South Vietnam. It states that U.S. Sergeants James Gabriel and Wayne Marchand were drilling 31 local Vietnamese volunteers in a two-week field exercise in guard techniques and...

  • Battle of Saigon.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 2/16/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 7, p47 

    The article reports on the battle between the Communist forces and the South Vietnamese units and allies in Saigon, Vietnam in February 1968. It states that the radio stations in the country still warned the public on the unsecured situation of Saigon-Cholon area. It mentions that the continuous...

  • The General's Gamble.
    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 2/9/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p32 

    The article reports on the attacks made by North Vietnamese and Viet Cong soldiers in Southern Vietnam during the celebration of the feast of Tet in 1968. Despite the declaration of truce, the communists have launched their general offensive against various military bases, civilians and...

    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 2/9/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p37 

    The article reports on the attack made by 19 Viet Cong commandos in the U.S. embassy in Saigon, Vietnam. It mentions that the Viet Cong attackers entered into the embassy compound, but failed to penetrate the building's main chancery. However, the counter attack launched by the U.S. troops and...

    Owens, Mackubin Thomas // Time; 10/31/1969, Vol. 94 Issue 18, p34 

    The article reports on the massacre happened in Hue, South Vietnam during the Tet offensive perpetrated by Vietnamese Communist (Vietcong) ordered by Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese revolutionary leader. It says that dozens of mass graves found in different sites where corpses unearthed were tied...

  • BIG STORY: How the American Press and Television Reported and Interpreted the Crisis of Tet 1968 in Vietnam and Washington (Book).
    Wells, Alan // Journal of Political & Military Sociology; Fall78, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p302 

    Reviews the book "Big Story: How the American Press and Television Reported and Interpreted the Crisis of Tet 1968 in Vietnam and Washington," by Peter Braestrup.

  • Tet Remembered.
    Ullman, Harlan // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings; Jan2008, Vol. 134 Issue 1, p8 

    The article focuses on the Tet Offensive during the Vietnam War and the similar results of the U.S. National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) on Iran's nuclear ambitions. It states that the impact of the NIE findings, that Iran had halted its nuclear weapons program, produced a similar result as Tet...

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