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The road not taken : Edward Lansdale and the American tragedy in Vietnam / Max Boot.

Boot, Max, 1968- (author.).

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 959.704 BOO (Text) 36626103905618 2nd Floor New Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0871409410
  • ISBN: 9780871409416
  • Physical Description: l, 717 pages, [24] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 611-675) and index.
Summary, etc.: A biography of the CIA operative chronicles his rise and fall as a proponent of a visionary "hearts and minds" diplomacy in Vietnam who was ultimately overruled by the American military bureaucracy, which favored bombs and troop build-ups over winning the people's trust.
Subject: Lansdale, Edward Geary, 1908-1987.
Intelligence officers > United States > Biography.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency > Officials and employees > Biography.
Generals > United States > Biography.
United States. Army > Biography.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > United States.
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