Vietnam, a history / Stanley Karnow.

Edition
  • Second revised and updated edition.
Published
  • New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books 1997
Physical description
xv, 768 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
ISBN
  • 0140265473
  • 9780140265477
  • 0670842184
  • 9780670842186
Notes
  • Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 721-741) and index.
Contents
  • 1. The war nobody won -- 2. Piety and power -- 3. The heritage of Vietnamese nationalism -- 4. The war with the French -- 5. The light that failed -- 6. America's mandarin -- 7. Vietnam is the place -- 8. The end of Diem -- 9. The commitments deepen -- 10. Disorder and decision -- 11. LBJ goes to war -- 12. Escalation -- 13. Debate, diplomacy, doubt -- 14. Tet -- 15. Nixon's war -- 16. The peace that never was.
Related item
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1207/97197160-d.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1207/97197160-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • Nonfiction.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Examines American involvement in the Vietnam War, delves into the decision-making process in Washington and Asia, and presents interviews with participants on both sides.

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University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, level 2 Modern History N-52.4 KAR
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Newcastle University Libraries: Philip Robinson Library: Robinson Books Level 4 959.7043373 KAR
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