Lyndon B. Johnson and Vietanm 1963 - 1968


  1. Introduction
  2. The Documents Based Question
  3. Timeline of the Vietnam War
  4. The origins of the War
  5. Lyndon B. Johnson – brief biography
  6. The Gulf of Tonkin resolution
  7. The fighting in Vietnam
  8. The growth of opposition to the war
  9. The Tet Offensive
  10. The resignation of Johnson
  11. US withdrawal from Vietnam
  12. Resources on the Internet



President Johnson awards a medal to a US soldier during a visit to Vietnam in 1966

Awarding medals

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