The Resource Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter

Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter

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Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam
Title
Perils of dominance
Title remainder
imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Gareth Porter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1942-
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Porter, Gareth
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.V5
LC item number
P67 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • Vietnam
  • United States
  • United States
  • Balance of power
  • National security
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
  • United States
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Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-381) and index
Contents
The imbalance of power, 1953-1965 -- The Soviets and Chinese appease the United States -- Eisenhower and Dulles exploit U.S. dominance in Vietnam -- North Vietnamese policy under the American threat -- Kennedy's struggle with the national security bureaucracy -- Johnson, McNamara and the Tonkin Gulf crisis -- Bureaucratic pressures and the decisions for war -- Dominoes, bandwagons and the road to war
Extent
1 online resource (403 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1018030082
Label
Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-381) and index
Contents
The imbalance of power, 1953-1965 -- The Soviets and Chinese appease the United States -- Eisenhower and Dulles exploit U.S. dominance in Vietnam -- North Vietnamese policy under the American threat -- Kennedy's struggle with the national security bureaucracy -- Johnson, McNamara and the Tonkin Gulf crisis -- Bureaucratic pressures and the decisions for war -- Dominoes, bandwagons and the road to war
Extent
1 online resource (403 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1018030082

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