America's longest war: the United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975

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Knopf, 1979 - History - 298 pages
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Review: America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975 (Fourth Edition)

User Review  - Erik Randall - Goodreads

Excellent book dealing with the underlying political, diplomatic, and military policies that lead to failure in the Vietnam War. A fascinating read, best book available on Vietnam. Read full review

Review: America's Longest War: The United States and Vietnam, 1950-1975 (Fourth Edition)

User Review  - Mark Bowles - Goodreads

A. Synopsis: The American entry in Vietnam was the logical culmination of the containment policy set forth by Truman in the 1940s. Successive administrations never questioned the assumption made by ... Read full review

Contents

The United States France
1
NationBuilding in South
43
Kennedy and Diem
73

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