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10 Cards in this Set

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an explosive device planted in the ground
land mine
The dropping of a large concentration of bombs over a certain
saturation bombing
A type of bomb that, upon explosion, causes pieces of its thick metal casings to be thrown in all directions
fragmentation bombs
an herbicide used as chemical weapon during the Vietnam War to kill vegetation and expose enemy hiding places
Agent Orange
highly flammable chemical dropped from U.S. planes in fire bombing attacks during the Vietnam War
expansion by stages, as from a local to a national conflict
a supply route used to carry troops and supplies from North Vietnam to South Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh Trail
nickname for a supporter of war, as in the Vietnam War
nickname for a person who opposes war, as in the Vietnam War
1968 attack by Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces throughout South Vietnam.
Tet Offensive