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United States and Vietnam: 1944-1947

Robert M. Blum

United States and Vietnam: 1944-1947

by Robert M. Blum

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • Vietnam
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam.,
    • Vietnam -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
    • Vietnam -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by Robert M. Blum] A staff study based on the Pentagon Papers prepared for the use of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate. Study no. 2.
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.V5 B5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 44 p.
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5390264M
      LC Control Number72601570

      Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations: The Gulf of Tonkin, the Incidents: Hearing Before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Ninetieth Congress, Second Session, With the Honorable Robert S. McNamara, Secretary of Defense, on February Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Leadership Announcement. Friday, May 1, marked retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James T. Jackson’s final day on duty as director of The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration.. Following seven and one-half years with the Commemoration, five as its director, Gen. Jackson departs our staff leaving a tenure filled with incredible successes. The U.S. established diplomatic relations with Vietnam in , following its limited independence within the French Union; France continued to oversee Vietnam's defense and foreign policy. In , Vietnamese nationalists fighting for full independence defeated France, and the now-divided Vietnam entered into two decades of civil war. The U.S.

      United Airlines - Airline Tickets, Travel Deals and Flights If you're seeing this message, that means JavaScript has been disabled on your browser, please enable JS.   The United States and other foreign powers should not be so easily exonerated for the agony the Vietnamese had to bear. For many of the wrong reasons, some readers will love this book.


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