Book series about Dien Bien Phu Victory released

The People’s Army Publishing House released a book series about the Dien Bien Phu Victory to celebrate the 60th anniversary.

The series includes 15 novels detailing the historical event.

The books highlight the military strategy of the Party, President Ho Chi Minh, and the Defense Military. One part of the series assesses surviving French veterans involved with the battle.

The battle is much revered in Vietnam’s history. Many critics have compared it to victories at Bach Dang, Chi Lang, and Dong Da.

The books recount real experiences from surviving soldiers. Each book incorporates countless interviews and gives historical perspective.

By Mai An - Translated by Uyen Phuong

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