||Ia Drang's Influence
Anderson, David L.
This book had a little bit of information on the battle and gave me a basic understanding of my topic.
Brigham, Robert K.. "Battlefield
This secondary source had a timeline that showed me how the Battle of Ia Drang tied in with the rest of the Vietnam War.
Brigham, Robert K. E-Mail interview. 1 Feb. 2007.
This interview gave me some of the reasons why the Battle of Ia Drang was important.
Burbeck, James. "Ia Drang 1965 and the Defense of Landing Zone X-Ray." The Wartimes Journal 1996 25 Jan 2007 <http://www.wtj.com/articles/xray/>.
This website included an animated battle map that showed the movement of troops on both sides during the Battle of Ia Drang.
Carland, John M.. "Combat Operations-Stemming the
Tide: May 1965 to October 1966." The Wars for
This source helped me understand the importance of the battle.
This site gave me a recent picture of Lt. Gen. Hal Moore.
"Hal Moore." Answers.com. Answers Corporation. 13 Feb 2007 <http://www.answers.com/topic/hal-moore>.
secondary source had a picture of Hal Moore during the battle.
Hay, John H. "Chapter II: Ia Drang
This online book gave me some pictures of the type of helicopter used during the Battle of Ia Drang to transport troops.
gave me a map of
"The Impact of
site had pictures and information about the situation in the
Tolson, John J.. "
This online book gave me a detailed account of the
Battle of Ia Drang and a quote by (then) Lt. Col. Hal Moore about the effects
"US Army Individual Decorations." Army Awards. 25 Feb 1995. Americal Division Veterans Association. 30 Jan 2007 <http://www.americal.org/awards/#ArmyIndiv>.
This source had the requirement for the Congressional Medal of Honor and the Bronze Star, two awards that were given to participants in the Battle of Ia Drang.
"We Were Soldiers." We Were Soldiers.
29 Jan 2007 <http://weweresoldiers.net/>.
This secondary source had lots of numbers, like how many killed, etc. It also gave me some causes for the battle.
Wright, David. Causes and Consequences of the
source gave me some information about