1968 (1)
Tet Offensive--Celebration of the Lunar
New Year--Viet Cong (VC) and NVA
(North Vietnamese Army) attack across
South Vietnam--military defeat for the
North; Viet Cong virtually destroyed;
political victory for the North--many more
Americans began to question the
progress of the war since the government
had continually announced that the war
was going well and that it was possible to
see "light at the end of the tunnel"