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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
Member of
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
Dewey number
959.704/33/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.K37 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published in conjunction with a proposed 1983 PBS program: Vietnam, a television history
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 708-728
Contents
The war nobody won -- Piety and power -- The heritage of Vietnamese nationalism -- The war with the French -- The light that failed -- America's mandarin -- Vietnam is the place -- The end of diem -- The commitments deepen -- Disorder and decision -- LBJ goes to war -- Escalation -- Debate, diplomacy, doubt -- Tet -- Nixon's war -- The peace that never was
Control code
4459546
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 752 p.
Isbn
9780670746040
Lccn
83047905
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09646422
  • (OCoLC)9646422
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Publication
Note
  • Published in conjunction with a proposed 1983 PBS program: Vietnam, a television history
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 708-728
Contents
The war nobody won -- Piety and power -- The heritage of Vietnamese nationalism -- The war with the French -- The light that failed -- America's mandarin -- Vietnam is the place -- The end of diem -- The commitments deepen -- Disorder and decision -- LBJ goes to war -- Escalation -- Debate, diplomacy, doubt -- Tet -- Nixon's war -- The peace that never was
Control code
4459546
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 752 p.
Isbn
9780670746040
Lccn
83047905
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09646422
  • (OCoLC)9646422

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