Imagining Vietnam and America: The Making of Postcolonial Vietnam, 1919-1950 / Edition 1

Imagining Vietnam and America: The Making of Postcolonial Vietnam, 1919-1950 / Edition 1

by Mark Philip Bradley
     
 

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Imagining Vietnam and America: The Making of Postcolonial Vietnam, 1919-1950

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807848616
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/18/2000
Series:
New Cold War History Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword by John Lewis Gaddis
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction: Liberty and the Making of Postcolonial Order
Chapter 1. European Wind, American Rain: The United States in Vietnamese Anticolonial Discourse
Chapter 2. Representing Vietnam: The Interwar American Construction of French Indochina
Chapter 3. Trusteeship and the American Vision of Postcolonial Vietnam
Chapter 4. Self-Evident Truths? Vietnam, America, and the August Revolution of 1945
Chapter 5. Improbable Opportunities: Vietnamese and American Diplomacy in the Postcolonial Moment
Conclusion: Becoming Postcolonial in a Cold War World
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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