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Into the Quagmire: Lyndon Johnson and the Escalation of the Vietnam War

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In November of 1964, as Lyndon Johnson celebrated his landslide victory over Barry Goldwater, the government of South Vietnam lay in a shambles. Ambassador Maxwell Taylor described it as a country beset by "chronic factionalism, civilian-military suspicion and distrust, absence of national spirit and motivation, lack of cohesion in the social structure, lack of experience in the conduct of government." Virtually no one in the Johnson Administration believed that Saigon could defeat the communist insurgency--and yet by July ...

Into the Quagmire: Lyndon Johnson and the Escalation of the Vietnam War 1995, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195096507

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Into the Quagmire: Lyndon Johnson and the Escalation of the Vietnam War 1991, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195065060

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