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The Resource Argument without end : in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy, Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, and Robert K. Brigham ; with Thomas J. Biersteker and Herbert Y. Schandler

Argument without end : in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy, Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, and Robert K. Brigham ; with Thomas J. Biersteker and Herbert Y. Schandler

Label
Argument without end : in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy
Title
Argument without end
Title remainder
in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, and Robert K. Brigham ; with Thomas J. Biersteker and Herbert Y. Schandler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.N439 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Argument without end : in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy, Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, and Robert K. Brigham ; with Thomas J. Biersteker and Herbert Y. Schandler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-454) and index
Contents
The theme and structure of the book -- Enemies: Washington's and Hanoi's mindsets by January 1961 -- The evolution of Washington's and Hanoi's mindsets, 1945-1960 -- A neutral solution: was it possible? -- Escalation: 1961-1965 -- Negotiating initiatives, 1965-1967: why did they fail? -- U.S. military victory in Vietnam: a dangerous illusion? -- Learning from tragedy: lessons of Vietnam for the twenty-first century
Control code
ocm40714166
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 479 p.
Isbn
9781891620225
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
99011830
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
769200
Label
Argument without end : in search of answers to the Vietnam tragedy, Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, and Robert K. Brigham ; with Thomas J. Biersteker and Herbert Y. Schandler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-454) and index
Contents
The theme and structure of the book -- Enemies: Washington's and Hanoi's mindsets by January 1961 -- The evolution of Washington's and Hanoi's mindsets, 1945-1960 -- A neutral solution: was it possible? -- Escalation: 1961-1965 -- Negotiating initiatives, 1965-1967: why did they fail? -- U.S. military victory in Vietnam: a dangerous illusion? -- Learning from tragedy: lessons of Vietnam for the twenty-first century
Control code
ocm40714166
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 479 p.
Isbn
9781891620225
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
99011830
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
769200

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