Today marks the 40th anniversary of the Fall of Saigon--the event that brought the Vietnam War to an end. If you were born after 1975, you may not know what a frightening moment it was for the American troops and personnel stationed in Saigon. Here's a video, produced by WBUR in Boston:
To learn more about the Vietnam War, the History Channel has more videos online, and we have many books in the 959.704 section such as these.
Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War: A Political, Social, and Military History. [959.704 ENC]
Everything We Had: An Oral History of the Vietnam War. [959.704 EVE]
Ferguson, Amanda. American Women of the Vietnam War. [959.7043 FER]
Isaacs, Arnold R. Vietnam Shadows: The War, Its Ghosts, and Its Legacy. [959.704 ISA]
Moore, Harold G. We Were Soldiers Once...and Young: Ia Drang, the Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam. [959.704 MOO]
The Vietnam War Day by Day. [959.704 VIE]