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A World of Hurt: Between Innocence and Arrogance in Vietnam
By Greenleaf Book Group Llc
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sku: 1002660065, ean: 9780966531954, isbn: 0966531957,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
In 1970, twenty-three year-old Army nurse, Mary Reynolds boarded a plane bound for Vietnam. Uncertain and alone, Mary had no idea what lay ahead.Almost thirty years later, Mary tells the story of that year in her life: a year of discomfort, fear and ...
Vietnam: Past and Present
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Recent U.S. military interventions in Kosovo and Iraq have stirred public memories of the long and costly Vietnam conflict. Scholars and strategists, military leaders and media continue to raise questions such as what motivated the Vietnamese to wage...
January 1973: Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the Month That Changed America Forever
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ean: 9781613736524, isbn: 1613736525,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
American politics changed forever in January 1973: the Watergate burglars went on trial, the administration negotiated an end to the Vietnam War, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Roe v. Wade, Lyndon Johnson died in Texas, and Richard Nixon be...
Presidential Decisions for War: Korea, Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, and Iraq (The American Moment)
By Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press
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ean: 9780801891243, isbn: 0801891248,
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Following World War II, Americans expected that the United States would wage another major war against a superpower. Instead, the nation has fought limited wars against much weaker states, such as North Korea, North Vietnam, and Iraq. This revised an...
The Vietnam War Files: Uncovering the Secret History of Nixon-Era Strategy (Modern War Studies)
By Brand: University Press of Kansas
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mpn: 15 illustrations, 1 map, ean: 9780700612833, isbn: 0700612831,
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How Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger pursued their public vow to end the Vietnam War and win the peace has long been entangled in bitter controversy and obscured by political spin. Recent declassifications of archival documents, on both sides of the...
To Vietnam in Vain: Memoir of an Irish-American Intelligence Advisor, 1969-1970
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American military advisors in South Vietnam came to know their allies personally--as few American soldiers could. In addition to fighting the Viet Cong, advisors engaged in community building projects and local government initiatives. They dealt firs...
The Deadly Bet: LBJ, Vietnam, and the 1968 Election (Vietnam: America in the War Years)
By Brand: Rowman Littlefield Publishers
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Lyndon Johnson made a life or death bet during his Presidential term, and lost. Intent upon fighting an extended war against a determined foe, he gambled that American society could also endure a vast array of domestic reforms. The result was the tur...
Women In Vietnam
sku: 904259438, ean: 9781575001395, isbn: 157500139X,
Collects personal narratives of sixteen women who served as members of the Women's Army Corps and the Red Cross in the Vietnam War, highlighting their experiences on the front lines....
Postwar Vietnam: Dynamics of a Transforming Society (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives)
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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Richly informed by in-depth field and archival research, this book offers a synthetic and accessible analysis of contemporary Vietnam. After decades of war and a socialist transformation, the country has moved toward a market economy. Echoing that sh...
Voices from the Second Republic of South Vietnam (1967–1975) (Studies on Southeast Asia Series)
By Southeast Asia Program Publications
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mpn: 1, 1 maps, ean: 9780877277651, isbn: 0877277656,
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The Republic of (South) Vietnam is commonly viewed as a unified entity throughout the two decades (1955–75) during which the United States was its main ally. However, domestic politics during that time followed a dynamic trajectory from authoritari...
RAND in Southeast Asia: A History of the Vietnam War Era
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This volume chronicles RAND's involvement in researching insurgency and counterinsurgency in Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand during the Vietnam War era and assesses the effect that this research had on U.S. officials and policies. Elliott draws on interv...
Vietnam Veteranos: Chicanos Recall the War
By University of Texas Press
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One of the most decorated groups that served in the Vietnam War, Chicanos fought and died in numbers well out of proportion to their percentage of the United States' population. Yet despite this, their wartime experiences have never received much att...
Lodge in Vietnam: A Patriot Abroad
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Henry Cabot Lodge became United States ambassador to South Vietnam in August 1963, a critical period in the evolution of American policy there. During the first of Lodge's two embassies in Saigon, a U.S. government-approved coup overthrew President D...
Why South Vietnam Fell
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ean: 9781498503914, isbn: 1498503918,
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Between 1954 and 1963, President Ngo Dinh Diem, against great odds but with U.S. assistance, built a functioning South Vietnamese state. But gravely misled by American journalists in Saigon, the U.S. embassy, in league with second-tier members of the...
The Vietnam War: Vietnamese and American Perspectives
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This volume derives from an unprecedented seminar held at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs in November 1990. At the seminar, leading Western diplomatic and military historians and Vietnam scholars met with prominent Vi...
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