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A History of the Ho Chi Minh Trail: The Road to Freedom

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The Ho Chi Minh Trail was a decisive factor in the defeat of American forces in the Vietnam War. The author and photographer, the first Westerners to traverse the entire length of the Trail, trace the footsteps of the hundreds of thousands who designed, built, used and fought along it. They interviewed villagers along the Trail as well as
Hardcover, 180 pages
Published November 15th 2006 by Orchid Press (first published October 25th 2006)
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Phillip Taylor
Sep 13, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: all those who served in Vietnam
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I know Virginia well as we were both councillors on Richmond Council. She and her husband, Clive, have produced an exciting travel book for military historians and one which is a useful addition to the history of a turbulent time during the Vietnamese War and the construction of the Ho Chi Minh Trail.

Both are frequent visitors to South East Asia, having walked the Trail. They have a detailed local knowledge of what they have photographed and written about.

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