Withdrawal : Reassessing America's Final Years in Vietnam.
By: Daddis, Gregory A.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (321 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780190691097.Subject(s): Vietnam War, 1961-1975--United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Withdrawal : Reassessing America's Final Years in VietnamDDC classification: 959.7043373 LOC classification: DS558.2.D333 2017Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover -- Withdrawal -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface and Acknowledgments -- Lists of Abbreviations Used in the Text -- List of Abbreviations Used in the Notes -- Introduction: The Limits of Strategy in a Stalemated War -- 1. Abe's "One War": Continuity in Change -- 2. Vietnamization: Policy of Withdrawal or Strategy for "Victory"? -- 3. Pacification without Peace: The Travails of Nation Building -- 4. Balancing a War: The Coordination of Force and Diplomacy -- 5. A Beleaguered Army at a Long War's End -- 6. From Victory to Defeat?: Abrams's Final Years -- Epilogue and Conclusions: Questioning "Victory" in an American War -- Notes -- Index.
In a riveting sequel to his celebrated Westmoreland's War, Daddis offers a bold new interpretation of America's first lost war. Upending myths of a "better war" that led to victory in Vietnam, Withdrawal is required reading for anyone hoping to understand the final years of American intervention in Southeast Asia.
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