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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
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.K37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 721-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second revised and updated edition
Extent
xv, 768 pages
Isbn
9780140265477
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97197160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 721-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second revised and updated edition
Extent
xv, 768 pages
Isbn
9780140265477
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97197160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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