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America's miracle man in Vietnam : Ngo Dinh Diem, religion, race, and U.S. intervention in Southeast Asia, 1950-1957

Author: Seth Jacobs
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2004.
Series: American encounters/global interactions.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Duke backfile.
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Argues that American cultural conceptions of religion and race during the 1950s played a crucial role in framing an ideology through which U.S. policymakers understood their options in Vietnam.
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Jacobs, Seth, 1964-
America's miracle man in Vietnam.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004012452
(OCoLC)55534905
Named Person: Đình Diệm Ngô; Đình Diệm Ngô; Đình Diệm Ngô; Ngô-đình-Diệm.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Seth Jacobs
ISBN: 9780822386087 0822386089
OCLC Number: 608922157
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 381 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: "Colonialism, communism, or Catholicism?" : Mr. Diem goes to Washington --
"Our system demands the supreme being" : America's third great awakening --
"These people aren't complicated" : America's "Asia" at midcentury --
"Christ crucified in Indo-China" : Tom Dooley and the North Vietnamese refugees --
"The sects and the gangs mean to get rid of the saint" : "Lightning Joe" Collins and the battle for Saigon --
"This god-fearing anti-communist" : the Vietnam lobby and the selling of Ngo Dinh Diem.
Series Title: American encounters/global interactions.
Responsibility: Seth Jacobs.
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