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Vietnam, an American ordeal, George Donelson Moss

Label
Vietnam, an American ordeal
Title
Vietnam, an American ordeal
Statement of responsibility
George Donelson Moss
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1935-
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Moss, George
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.M66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
  • United States
Label
Vietnam, an American ordeal, George Donelson Moss
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-520) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: VIETNAM: A PLACE AND A PEOPLE -- THE LAND 1 -- THE FORGE OF HISTORY 4 -- THE FRENCH COLONIAL ERA 10 -- THE RISE OF VIETNAMFSE NATIONALISM 15 -- THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION 19 -- THE ROOTS OF AMERICAN INVOIVEMENT 23 -- THE AUGUST REVOLUTION 25 -- THE ELEPHANT AND THE TIGER -- THE FRENCH RETURN 34 -- THE FRANCO-VIETMINH WAR 41 -- THE FRANCO-AMERICAN PARTNERSHIP 46 -- THE ROAD TO DIEN BIEN PHU 55 -- TO THE BRINK OF WAR 62 -- THE GENEVA SOLUTION 65 -- LESSONS 70 -- AN EXPERIMENT IN NATION -- BUILDING -- NGO DINH DIEM TAKES CHARGE 79 -- SOCIAL. REVOLUTION 89 -- BUILDING A NATION 94 -- THE Roors OF REVOLUTION 102 -- THE I AND OF A MILLION ELEPHANTS 109 -- A FAiLED EXPERIMENT 1 1 -- RAISING THE STAKES -- COLD WAR CRISES 118 -- A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 126 -- SOCIAL REVOL.UTION IN THE SOUTH 129 -- THE DECLINE AND FALL OF NGO DINH DIEM 137 -- A FAIIED PARTNERSHIP 146 -- AMERICA GOES TO WAR -- THE SAME ONLY MORE 156 -- COUP SEASON 60 -- IN DUBIOUS BATILES 165 -- THE ELECTION OF 1964 1 74 -- ROLLING THUNDER 176 -- DAIILIAS AND GLADIOLl 185 -- DECISIONS TO WAGE AN AMERICAN WAAR 193 -- THE CHAIN OF THUNDERS -- THE CONCEPT OF LIMITED WAR 205 -- WAR OF ATTRITION 209 -- SEARC I AND DESTROY 213 -- THE BATTLE THAT CHANGED THE WAR 215 -- A WIDER WAR 219 -- THUNDER FROM THE AIR 230 -- AERIAL ATTRITION WARFARE 237 -- THE OTHER WAR 241 -- DIPLOMATIC CHARADES 249 -- WAR AT HOME 253 -- THE YEAR OF THE -- MONKEY -- SURPRISE ATTACKI 273 -- POUTICAL CRISIS 285 -- JOHNSON AGONISTES 292 -- TI-E TELEVISED WAR 305 -- TALKING AND FIGI ITING 309 -- THE ELECTION OF 1968 319 -- A WAR TO END A WAR -- NIXON AND KISSINGER 333 -- VIETNAMIZATION 337 -- AN ARMY IN DECLINE 353 -- WIDENING THE WAR: CAMBODIA 357 -- WIDENING THE WAR: LAOS 369 -- WAR WEARINESS 373 -- THE NGUYEN HUE OFFENSIVE 378 -- NEn'HER PEACE NOR HONOR 390 -- THE END OF THE TUNNEL -- INDECENT INTERVAL 410 -- HOMECOMING 412 -- THE POSTWAR WAR 415 -- ENDGAME 421 -- AFr-ER TI-IE FALL 435 -- THIE WOUNDS WITHIN 440 -- THE SPECTRE OF VIETNAM 444 -- THE ENDLESS WAR 447 -- UNEASY REIATIONS 449 -- A PRONUNCIATION GUIDE FOR -- VIETNAMESE WORDS -- TABLES -- GLOSSARY -- CHRONOLOGY OF U.S. INVOLVEMENT -- IN VIETNAM, 1942-1975 -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- BOOKS 485 -- ARTCI .ES 510 -- DOCUMENTS 516 -- ARCHIVAL AND UNPUBLISHED -- SOURCES 517 -- LITERATURE: POETRY, NOVELS, NOVELISTIC -- MEMOIRS, NOVEFUSIlC JOURNALISM 518 -- TELEVISION DOCUMENTARIES AND TELEVISION -- PROGRAMS 518 -- FILMS 519 -- VIETNAM WEBSITES 519 -- INDEX
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 529 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036969750
Label
Vietnam, an American ordeal, George Donelson Moss
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-520) and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: VIETNAM: A PLACE AND A PEOPLE -- THE LAND 1 -- THE FORGE OF HISTORY 4 -- THE FRENCH COLONIAL ERA 10 -- THE RISE OF VIETNAMFSE NATIONALISM 15 -- THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION 19 -- THE ROOTS OF AMERICAN INVOIVEMENT 23 -- THE AUGUST REVOLUTION 25 -- THE ELEPHANT AND THE TIGER -- THE FRENCH RETURN 34 -- THE FRANCO-VIETMINH WAR 41 -- THE FRANCO-AMERICAN PARTNERSHIP 46 -- THE ROAD TO DIEN BIEN PHU 55 -- TO THE BRINK OF WAR 62 -- THE GENEVA SOLUTION 65 -- LESSONS 70 -- AN EXPERIMENT IN NATION -- BUILDING -- NGO DINH DIEM TAKES CHARGE 79 -- SOCIAL. REVOLUTION 89 -- BUILDING A NATION 94 -- THE Roors OF REVOLUTION 102 -- THE I AND OF A MILLION ELEPHANTS 109 -- A FAiLED EXPERIMENT 1 1 -- RAISING THE STAKES -- COLD WAR CRISES 118 -- A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 126 -- SOCIAL REVOL.UTION IN THE SOUTH 129 -- THE DECLINE AND FALL OF NGO DINH DIEM 137 -- A FAIIED PARTNERSHIP 146 -- AMERICA GOES TO WAR -- THE SAME ONLY MORE 156 -- COUP SEASON 60 -- IN DUBIOUS BATILES 165 -- THE ELECTION OF 1964 1 74 -- ROLLING THUNDER 176 -- DAIILIAS AND GLADIOLl 185 -- DECISIONS TO WAGE AN AMERICAN WAAR 193 -- THE CHAIN OF THUNDERS -- THE CONCEPT OF LIMITED WAR 205 -- WAR OF ATTRITION 209 -- SEARC I AND DESTROY 213 -- THE BATTLE THAT CHANGED THE WAR 215 -- A WIDER WAR 219 -- THUNDER FROM THE AIR 230 -- AERIAL ATTRITION WARFARE 237 -- THE OTHER WAR 241 -- DIPLOMATIC CHARADES 249 -- WAR AT HOME 253 -- THE YEAR OF THE -- MONKEY -- SURPRISE ATTACKI 273 -- POUTICAL CRISIS 285 -- JOHNSON AGONISTES 292 -- TI-E TELEVISED WAR 305 -- TALKING AND FIGI ITING 309 -- THE ELECTION OF 1968 319 -- A WAR TO END A WAR -- NIXON AND KISSINGER 333 -- VIETNAMIZATION 337 -- AN ARMY IN DECLINE 353 -- WIDENING THE WAR: CAMBODIA 357 -- WIDENING THE WAR: LAOS 369 -- WAR WEARINESS 373 -- THE NGUYEN HUE OFFENSIVE 378 -- NEn'HER PEACE NOR HONOR 390 -- THE END OF THE TUNNEL -- INDECENT INTERVAL 410 -- HOMECOMING 412 -- THE POSTWAR WAR 415 -- ENDGAME 421 -- AFr-ER TI-IE FALL 435 -- THIE WOUNDS WITHIN 440 -- THE SPECTRE OF VIETNAM 444 -- THE ENDLESS WAR 447 -- UNEASY REIATIONS 449 -- A PRONUNCIATION GUIDE FOR -- VIETNAMESE WORDS -- TABLES -- GLOSSARY -- CHRONOLOGY OF U.S. INVOLVEMENT -- IN VIETNAM, 1942-1975 -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- BOOKS 485 -- ARTCI .ES 510 -- DOCUMENTS 516 -- ARCHIVAL AND UNPUBLISHED -- SOURCES 517 -- LITERATURE: POETRY, NOVELS, NOVELISTIC -- MEMOIRS, NOVEFUSIlC JOURNALISM 518 -- TELEVISION DOCUMENTARIES AND TELEVISION -- PROGRAMS 518 -- FILMS 519 -- VIETNAM WEBSITES 519 -- INDEX
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 529 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036969750

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