Olson, James Stuart, 1946-

Where the domino fell : America and Vietnam, 1945 to 1990 / James S. Olson, Randy Roberts. - New York : St. Martin's Press, c1991. - xi, 321 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-296) and index.

Prologue: The future as history -- Eternal war: The Vietnamese heritage -- The first Indochina War, 1945-1954 -- The making of a quagmire, 1954-1960 -- The new frontier in Vietnam, 1961-1963 -- Planning a tragedy, 1963-1965 -- Into the abyss, 1965-1966 -- The mirage of progress, 1966-167 -- Tet and the Year of the Monkey, 1968 -- The beginning of the end, 1969-1970 -- Tha fall of South Vietnam, 1970-1975 -- Distorted images, missed opportunities, 1975-1995 -- The Vietnam War: The American heritage.

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Geschichte 1945-1990

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