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What Led to the Fall of Saigon?

What Led to the Fall of Saigon?

The dulcet tones of “White Christmas” that crackled over Armed Forces Radio airwaves on April 29, 1975, failed to spread cheer across sunbaked Saigon. Instead, the broadcast of the holiday standard after the announcement that “the temperature in Saigon is 105 degrees and rising” instilled fear and panic in all who recognized the coded signal to begin an immediate evacuation of all Americans from Vietnam.

A luxury hotel at the end of the Second Empire

A luxury hotel at the end of the Second Empire

CloseTitle: L & 39; Hôtel des Roches Noires, Trouville.Author: MONET Claude (1840 - 1926) School: ImpressionismDate of creation: 1870Date represented: Dimensions: Height 80 - Width 55Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvasLocation of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Death of a Jane or John doe

Death of a Jane or John doe

I enjoy watching cop dramas and in The Closer (Season 1, Episode 12), a criminal might be exonerated because authorities mis-identified the body of a victim. In American legal history has anyone been

Ivory Coast Government - History

Ivory Coast Government - History

PresidentLaurent GBAGBOPrime MinisterCharles Konan BANNYMin. of AgricultureAmadou Gon COULIBALYMin. of Animal Production & FisheriesAlphonse DOUATIMin. of Civil Service, Labor, & Administrative ReformHubert OULAYEMin. of Cooperation & African IntegrationMabri TOIKEUSSEMin. of CommunicationsCharles Konan BANNYMin.

How many different countries could a person alive today have lived in without leaving their hometown?

How many different countries could a person alive today have lived in without leaving their hometown?

For example, a centenarian who has spent her entire life in Rijeka would have lived in five: The Austro-Hungarian Empire (until 1920) The Free State of Fiume (1920-1924) Italy (1924-1947) Yugoslav…

Year Three Day 57 Obama Administration March 17, 2011 - History

Year Three Day 57 Obama Administration March 17, 2011 - History

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing Oval Office10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny Oval Office11:05AM THE PRESIDENT and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny will deliver statements to the press; THE VICE PRESIDENT also attends Oval Office12:00PM THE PRESIDENT, THE VICE PRESIDENT and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny attend a St.