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The Resource The Vietnam War debate : Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster, Louis B. Zimmer

The Vietnam War debate : Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster, Louis B. Zimmer

Label
The Vietnam War debate : Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster
Title
The Vietnam War debate
Title remainder
Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster
Statement of responsibility
Louis B. Zimmer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores how America's national leadership, mesmerized by the mythology of monolithic communism, failed the American people. It demonstrates with detailed archival sources how three administrations refused to consider the arguments of the central critic of the war who proved that the war should never have been fought because Vietnam was never a vital American security interest. Th
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimmer, Louis B.
Dewey number
959.704/3
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morgenthau, Hans J.
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Morgenthau, Hans J.
  • HISTORY
  • Buddhism and politics
  • Political and social views
  • United States
Label
The Vietnam War debate : Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster, Louis B. Zimmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background to a needless war -- Morgenthau and Bundy : the Harvard dean fails the Vietnam reality test -- Media neglect of the national interest -- Morgenthau and Schlesinger and the national interest -- Morgenthau and the Council on Foreign Relations -- Morgenthau's influence, Fulbright's conversion and the stupidity of smart men -- "What I have said recently, I have been saying for years without anybody paying attention."
Control code
778339880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (431 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280658938
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
363586
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339880
Label
The Vietnam War debate : Hans J. Morgenthau and the attempt to halt the drift into disaster, Louis B. Zimmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background to a needless war -- Morgenthau and Bundy : the Harvard dean fails the Vietnam reality test -- Media neglect of the national interest -- Morgenthau and Schlesinger and the national interest -- Morgenthau and the Council on Foreign Relations -- Morgenthau's influence, Fulbright's conversion and the stupidity of smart men -- "What I have said recently, I have been saying for years without anybody paying attention."
Control code
778339880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (431 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280658938
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
363586
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339880

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