REVIEWS - Dien Bien Phu - WindowsViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating5.0 out of 5Product Feature70 stand alone scenarios and 7 campaigns toqchoose fromA wide sampling of actions from this conflictq20 unique maps ranging in size from 780 hexes toq71,400 hexes providing ample ground for scenariodesigners to create their own actionsEngine changes include -qSupport for rolling Barrages has been addedqRead moreqProduct DescriptionMay 7th, 1954 - the guns fell silent as the last organized resistance in the fortified camp of Dien Bien Phu cameto an end. The loss of Dien Bien Phu struck a death knell for the French effort to retain control of their formercolony of Indochina. For the Viet Minh it was a long sought victory over significant French forces and heraldedan end to this first phase of their war of liberation from their imperial masters. The war had begun 8 yearspreviously in the wake of World War II and would end 21 long years later with the fall of Saigon in 1975. DienBien Phu covers the period of 1946 - 1954 when a polyglot force of Moroccans, Senegalese, Algerians,Legionnaires, Vietnamese, Thos and others under the auspices of the French sought to retain Frances hold onIndochina and were opposed by the nationalist communist forces of the Viet Minh.