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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
Examines American involvement in the Vietnam War, delves into the decision-making process in Washington and Asia, and presents interviews with participants on both sides
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karnow, Stanley
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
  • "The book was linked from its conception with "Vietnam: a television history", a documentary series for television ..." -- preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 721-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The war nobody won -- 2. Piety and power -- 3. The heritage of Vietnamese nationalism -- 4. The war with the French -- 5. The light that failed -- 6. America's mandarin -- 7. Vietnam is the place -- 8. The end of Diem -- 9. The commitments deepen -- 10. Disorder and decision -- 11. LBJ goes to war -- 12. Escalation -- 13. Debate, diplomacy, doubt -- 14. Tet -- 15. Nixon's war -- 16. The peace that never was
Control code
ocm37144898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd rev. and updated ed.
Extent
xv, 768 p.
Isbn
9780140265477
Lccn
97197160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Vietnam, a history, Stanley Karnow
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Viking, 1983
  • "The book was linked from its conception with "Vietnam: a television history", a documentary series for television ..." -- preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 721-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The war nobody won -- 2. Piety and power -- 3. The heritage of Vietnamese nationalism -- 4. The war with the French -- 5. The light that failed -- 6. America's mandarin -- 7. Vietnam is the place -- 8. The end of Diem -- 9. The commitments deepen -- 10. Disorder and decision -- 11. LBJ goes to war -- 12. Escalation -- 13. Debate, diplomacy, doubt -- 14. Tet -- 15. Nixon's war -- 16. The peace that never was
Control code
ocm37144898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd rev. and updated ed.
Extent
xv, 768 p.
Isbn
9780140265477
Lccn
97197160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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