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Showing Grade 11, Unit 9i, The Vietnam War
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Fall of Saigon

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/specials/saigon/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site uses New York Times articles to chronical the end of the Vietnam War. Presented from a unique point of view, it offers a journalistic representation of the war, constructing the history of the Vietnam conflict through 16 actual newspaper articles written at the time of the war. Standard 11.9.3

Comments: These resources complement the lesson "Living Vietnam Memorials."

Resource Type: Other.

Resource ID: 1180

Investigating Vietnam

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/vietnam.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a great Vietnam War web site from England. There are timelines, interviews, biographies, photos, personal war accounts, background information, and historical narratives. Standards 10.9.3, 11.9.3 and 11.9.4

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1765

Richard Nixon Video Archive

http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/medialist.php?presid=37

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site has video clips of major events of the Nixon presidency, with emphasis on those related to Watergate. Standard 11.11.4

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2642

Vietnam and the Vietnam War Pictures Archive

http://metalab.unc.edu/vietnam/vnpic.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Explore Vietnam and the war. Vietnamese fonts are used and helpful to those who can read Vietnamese. Standard 11.9.3

Comments: Reliable sources on this topic. Need a lot of computer memory.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3345

Vietnam Memorial and History

http://photo2.si.edu/legacy/legacy.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an exhibition of objects left at the Vietnam Veteran Memorial sponsored jointly by the National Museum of American History, the Smithsonian Institute and the National Park Service. Standard 11.9.3

Comments: This site gives a very graphic demonstration of how the Vietnam War provides a living legacy for the present.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3346

Vietnam Online

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/vietnam/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This well organized web site was designed to accompany the PBS series, "Vietnam, a Television History." Included on the web site is an interactive timeline, a "who's who" list of the important people, interviews, primary resource documents, articles, and reflections by people involved in the war. Standards 10.9.3, 11.9.3 and 11.9.4

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3347

Vietnam-Echos of War

http://cnn.com/SPECIALS/2000/vietnam/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Vietnam is revisted by CNN 25 years after the end of the war. The web site includes information about the war, the boat people, postcard pictures of Vietnam today, photographs of the war, information on the countries on the borders of Vietnam, etc. Standards 10.9.3, 11.9.3 and 11.9.4

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3349

Vietnam: Echoes from the Wall

http://www.vvmf.org/index.cfm?SectionID=2

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Virtual Wall is a commemorative website created to extend the legacy of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It allows families, friends and veterans to post photo, text and audio remembrances to those who lost their lives in the war or remain missing in action. Standard 11.9.3

Comments: This site was developed and is maintained by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3350

Dean Rusk Oral Histories

http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/archives.hom/oralhistory.hom/rusk/rusk.asp

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Read the reflections of one of the most famous Secretaries of State in modern America. What was Lyndon Johnson really like? What was America trying to achieve in Vietnam? How might the Cold War of the 1960s have gone differently had the Presidents made other desisions? Here are 4 transcripts of oral interviews made in the late 1960s. Standards 11.9.3 and 11.9.4

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 894

Historical Geography of Vietnam

http://www.hawaii.edu/cseas/pubs/vietnam/vietnam.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is the first chapter of a study guide on Vietnam by the Center for Southeast Asian studies at the University of Hawaii Manoa. It has a rare set of historic maps with supporting text tracing the development of Vietnam from ancient times. Standard 11.9.3

Comments: The text and maps all scroll in one long page. To be made usable, users must cut and paste sections of the text and print them.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1564

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