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Vietnam : four American perspectives : lectures

Author: George S McGovern; Patrick J Hearden
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of speeches delivered in 1987 by Senator George McGovern, General C. Westmoreland, Edward Luttwak, and Thomas J. McCormick offer varying opinions on the Vietnam War.
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Genre/Form: History
Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vietnam.
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)756447708
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George S McGovern; Patrick J Hearden
ISBN: 1557530033 9781557530035 1557530025 9781557530028
OCLC Number: 20560180
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 112 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: America in Vietnam / George S. McGovern --
Vietnam in perspective / William C. Westmoreland --
The impact of Vietnam on strategic thinking in the United States / Edward N. Luttwak --
American hegemony and the roots of the Vietnam War / Thomas J. McCormick.
Responsibility: by George S. McGovern [and others] ; edited with an introduction by Patrick J. Hearden ; foreword by Akira Iriye.

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