can you explain the ho chi minh trail detail 

Asked by Anirudh | 6th Dec, 2017, 06:30: PM

Expert Answer:

Details of Ho-Chin-Trail:
  • Symbolizes how the Vietnamese used their limited resources to great advantage against US.
  • The trail, an immense network of footpaths and roads, was used to transport men and materials from the north to the south.
  • The Ho Chin Minh trail was a large network of footpaths and roads and was used to transport men, women and materials.
  • Most of the trail was outside Vietnam in neighbouring Laos and Cambodia and was used as a route to supply goods to Vietnam. Goods were carried on the trail not only in trucks but also by porters who carried about 25 kg of weight on their backs.
  • This trail line proved very crucial during Vietnam’s war with America. The US regularly bombed this supply line by intensive bombing, but it was rebuilt quickly.

Answered by Social Science Expert | 6th Dec, 2017, 07:41: PM

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