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6 edition of Approaching Vietnam found in the catalog.

Approaching Vietnam

From World War II Through Dienbienphu, 1941-1954

by Lloyd C. Gardner

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7452789M
ISBN 100393305783
ISBN 109780393305784

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Hayton regrets that discussion of the "monstrous" war is suppressed under a policy of "official forgetting", so as not to upset Hanoi's new friends in Washington. More than 2. Hang, a young woman, tells of the hardship, chaos and disillusionment it sowed, dividing her family and shattering the lives of her mother and aunt.

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The target was often a leader who was hated because he was incompetent in leading men, or excessively harsh in his discipline, or overly aggressive in waging war putting the lives of soldiers and Marines at unnecessary risk just so that he could gain glory and advance his own career.

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