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Why Vietnam invaded Cambodia : political culture and the causes of war

Why Vietnam invaded Cambodia : political culture and the causes of war

Author: Stephen J Morris
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Morris examines the, "first and only extended war between two communist regimes."
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 98053891
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Morris
ISBN: 9781503616745 1503616746
OCLC Number: 1308765385
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 315 pages ): illustrations, maps.
Contents: International relations, rationality, and Marxist-Leninist political cultures --
Local genesis of the conflict. Roots of a conflict: the Vietnamese communists and the Cambodians, 1930-70 --
Public rise and secret fall of "militant solidarity" --
Vietnamese and Cambodian Communists, 1970-75 --
The foreign policy of democratic Kampuchea, 1975-78 --
The public disintegration of "militant solidarity" in Indochina: Vietnam and Cambodia, 1975-78 --
The internationalization of a conflict. Vietnam and the communist world, 1930-68 --
North Vietnam's tilt toward the Soviet Union, 1968-75 --
The collapse of Vietnamese-Chinese relations --
The emergence of the Soviet-Vietnamese alliance --
The consequences of the Vietnamese invasion.
Responsibility: Stephen J. Morris.


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