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SIDESHOW: Kissinger, Nixon, And The Destruction Of Cambodia

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

In 1969, Richard Nixon ordered the secret bombing of Cambodia to destroy North Vietnamese sanctuaries in that formally neutral nation. Today, a decade later, Nixon is a President driven from office and Cambodia a country devastated by civil war and occupied by the Vietnamese army. Shawcross, a former Indochina correspondent of the Sunday Times (London), vividly reconstructs—from documents ... Read full review

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User Review  - octafoil40 - LibraryThing

As a Vietnam Veteran of the year 1967-1968, I was astounded to learn of President Nixon's secret and completely illegal foray into Cambodia all the while he kept the U.S. Congress ignorant of the ... Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

User Review  - Russell Bittner - Goodreads

“'I have not addressed such a distinguished audience since dining alone in the hall of mirrors'” (p. 307) This direct quote by Henry Kissinger, uttered at the historic first meeting of the ambassadors ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ubaid Dhiyan - Goodreads

An incredible and disturbing work of research and history, Sideshow paints Nixon and his foreign policy advisor Kissinger in rather poor light. This account is damming not just of US foreign policy ... Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

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An incredible and disturbing work of research and history, Sideshow paints Nixon and his foreign policy advisor Kissinger in rather poor light. This account is damming not just of US foreign policy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeannette - Goodreads

I would like to read Sideshow again. I recommend this book. What politicians do in our name! Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

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I would like to read Sideshow again. I recommend this book. What politicians do in our name! Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

User Review  - Skip - Goodreads

One more story about the US killing Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

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One more story about the US killing Read full review

Review: Sideshow: Kissinger, Nixon & the Destruction of Cambodia

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The first book I read after navy basic training in 1980. It's a good expose of the war in Cambodia and how the nation eventually fell to the Khmer Rouge in 1975. If it's true, it's a damning ... Read full review

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