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If you want to read only one history of the vietnam war choose this book vietnam an epic tragedy 1945 1975 by max hastings does that mean i agree with all of the authors conclusions no. In vietnam an epic tragedy 1945 1975 max hastings chronicles conflict in the country from the end of world war ii until south vietnam fell to the communists he lays out how america viewed vietnam as a military problem to be solved when the concerns were primarily political and social and that the united states acted with hubris by not involving the vietnamese in decisions that affected . Editions for vietnam an epic tragedy 1945 1975 0062405667 hardcover published in 2018 kindle edition published in 2018 kindle edition published. Vietnam became the western worlds most divisive modern conflict precipitating a battlefield humiliation for france in 1954 then a vastly greater one for the united states in 1975 max hastings has spent the past three years interviewing scores of participants on both sides as well as researching a multitude of american and vietnamese documents and memoirs to create an epic narrative of an . Vietnam an epic tragedy by max hastings is an excellent book detailing the series of conflicts which devastated the country from the 1940s to the 1970s it is a well written detailed and opinionated work which succeeds in chronicling the history of these tumultuous times