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Vũng Tàu is a commercial and industrial city south of Vietnam. It is 125kilometers from Ho chi Minh City. During weekend and summer time it is a popular destination for locals and tourists as it has a beautiful beach and boating scene. 212 more words


General Ngo Quang Truong was born to a well to do family in the Mekong Delta in 1929 and after attending college he went to officer school and received his commission in 1954 serving the next 12 years in the elite airborne brigade which he would come to command. 1,220 more words

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As we stand and salute, 88 more words

Remembering South Vietnam: A Tribute to The Republic

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This is just a brief tribute to the former Republic of Vietnam and all the brave men and women who fought so bravely to protect the country. 849 more words


Annotated Bibliography: “South Vietnam’s New Constitutional Structure,” by Robert Devereux

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Devereux, Robert. “South Vietnam’s New Constitutional Structure.” Asian Survey 8, no. 8 (1968): 627-645.

As its title indicates, this article by Robert Devereux provides analyses of the provisions within South Vietnam’s constitution, which was promulgated officially by Nguyen Van Thieu on April 1, 1967 (p. 894 more words