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EH 213: The Vietnam War in Literature & Film: Introduction

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Your assignment is to choose a topic relating to the Vietnam War.  You must research on your topic, create an annotated bibliography of at least 5 scholarly and journalistic sources, and creatively present your research.

You can break the assignment down into three parts:

  1. research
  2. annotated bibliography
  3. creative presentation

This guide will help you with all three parts.


If you are not sure what you want to write about, get ideas from these sources:

Receptions of War: Vietnam in American Culture (ebook)

The Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War: A Political, Social, and Military History (ebook)

The Vietnam Experience: A Concise Encyclopedia of American Literature, Songs, and Films (ebook)

The Vietnam War in History, Literature, and Film (DS558 .T27 2003)

The Vietnam War: Its History, Literature and Music (DS557.3 .V54 1998)

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