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The Resource Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow

Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow

Label
Vietnam, a history
Title
Vietnam, a history
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Karnow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
A study of American involvement in Vietnam, from French domination to the final withdrawal of American forces, discusses the historical background, politics, military campaigns, participants, and consequences of American involvement
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170239
Cataloging source
DLC
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Karnow, Stanley
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.K37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd rev. and updated ed.
Extent
xv, 768 p.
Isbn
9780670842186
Lccn
97197160
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37144898
  • (OCoLC)ocm37144898
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd rev. and updated ed.
Extent
xv, 768 p.
Isbn
9780670842186
Lccn
97197160
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37144898
  • (OCoLC)ocm37144898

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