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US Military History: Vietnam War

This guide is for use with military history courses taught at University of Wyoming, specifically HIST 2020: US Military History.


The Vietnam War was one of the United States' longest wars. The UW Libraries have many primary sources available for researchers, as does the UW American Heritage Center. Numerous government documents, scholarly books, and journal articles are available in print and digitally.


Reference Books & Bibliographies

Novels & Narrative Nonfiction

Library of Congress Subject Headings


Recommended Scholarly Books

Bibliographic Databases & Journals

Government Documents

Most of the items listed are available as print and ebook (Online).

Memoirs & Personal Journals