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The Pentagon Papers / Edition 1

The Pentagon Papers / Edition 1

by George C. Herring
     
 

ISBN-10: 007028380X

ISBN-13: 9780070283800

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.

This book provides a brief and manageable collection of the most important documents on U.S. policymaking in the Vietnam War between 1950 and 1968. Edited by the foremost Vietnam historian, this supplementary text can be used in conjunction with any history of the Vietnam war—Herring's own America's Longest War, for example.

Overview

This book provides a brief and manageable collection of the most important documents on U.S. policymaking in the Vietnam War between 1950 and 1968. Edited by the foremost Vietnam historian, this supplementary text can be used in conjunction with any history of the Vietnam war—Herring's own America's Longest War, for example.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070283800
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: The Origins of Involvement, 1950-1960

CHAPTER 2: John F. Kennedy and the Escalation of War, 1961-1963

CHAPTER 3: Graduated Response, 1963-1965

CHAPTER 4: America goes to War, 1965

CHAPTER 5: Stalemate,1965-1966

CHAPTER 6: The 1967 Policy Debate

CHAPTER 7: The TET Offensive and the End of Escalation

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