Be an eyewitness to the longest war in American history-a dramatic story of patriotism, tragedy, bloody conflict, and heroism. Not only can you trace the timeline of the war from the Indochina struggle in 1946 to the final offensive in 1975, page after page of real-life photographs offer a unique look at the reality of the Vietnam War. See campaigns in the air and battles in jungles, cities, and rice paddies. Learn about the most powerful combat weapons of the age such as Agent Orange and AK-47s. Discover why America went to war in Indochina and who fought there, the fall of Saigon, the aftermath of the war, and much, much more.