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An International History of the Vietnam War, Vol. 1

Revolution Versus Containment, 1955-1961

by R. B. Smith

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / Vietnam War,
  • History - Military / War,
  • 1945-1975,
  • History,
  • Vietnam,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9360748M
    ISBN 100312422091
    ISBN 109780312422097

      Triumph Forsaken is the first volume of what will be a two-volume history of the Vietnam War, but it did not start out that way. Moyar tells us that he set out to write a short single-volume history of the war synthesised from secondary sources, but in the course of his research he discovered that much of the conventional wisdom about the war.


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Get this from a library. An international history of the Vietnam War. Vol. 2, The struggle for South-East Asia, [R B Smith] -- The second volume covers the period between and the decision of the Johnson administration to escalate the conflict in February In particular it seeks to understand the Kennedy strategy in.

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The Vietnam War: An International History in Documents places America's most controversial conflict in a broad, international context that reflects the experiences of North and South Vietnam, China, and European nations, as well as the United States.

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