ISBN-10:
0226917959
ISBN-13:
2900226917954
Pub. Date:
03/28/1995
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Paper Soldiers; The American Press and the Vietnam War / Edition 1

Paper Soldiers; The American Press and the Vietnam War / Edition 1

by Clarence R. Wyatt

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ISBN-13: 2900226917954
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 03/28/1995
Edition description: 1
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1: A Different Kind of World: The Cold War and Secret Government
Ch. 2: Managing the News: The Press, Public Information, and Foreign Policy in the Kennedy Years
Ch. 3: Dramatize the Truth: Coverage of Vietnam, 1955-60
Ch. 4: In Country: The Press Comes to Vietnam, 1961-62
Ch. 5: "Let Them Burn": The Buddhist Crisis of 1963
Ch. 6: "Get on the Team": The End of Diem
Ch. 7: "I Don't Know": Explaining the War, 1964-67
Ch. 8: "Fighting in the Open": Sources and the Story, 1964-67
Ch. 9: "Buddha Will Understand": The Crisis of Confidence, 1967-68
Ch. 10: No More Bodies: Turning Away from Vietnam, 1969-75
Conclusion
Acknowledgments
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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