David Biggs Lecture “Vietnam: the Chemical War”

October 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

VIETNAM: THE CHEMICAL WARThe Vietnam War (1960-75) was not just a product of Cold War politics but also of Cold War-era chemistry. Military use of chemicals such as napalm, tear gas and the herbicide known as Agent Orange not only sparked global, anti-war protests but also galvanized budding environmental movements. Especially in the aftermath of … Continue reading David Biggs Lecture “Vietnam: the Chemical War”