Hanoi's Road to the Vietnam War, 1954-1965.
By: Asselin, Pierre.Material type: BookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013Description: 1 online resource (348 p.).ISBN: 9780520956551.Subject(s): Vietnam (Democratic Republic) -- Foreign relations | Vietnam (Democratic Republic) -- History | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- CausesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Hanoi's Road to the Vietnam War, 1954-1965DDC classification: 959.704/31 | 959.70431 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; Foreword by the Series Editors; Acknowledgments; Glossary of Terms and Acronyms; Introduction; 1 Choosing Peace, 1954-1956; 2 Changing Course, 1957-1959; 3 Treading Cautiously, 1960; 4 Buying Time, 1961; Images; 5 Exploring Neutralization, 1962; 6 Choosing War, 1963; 7 Waging War, 1964; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Hanoi's Road to the Vietnam War opens in 1954 with the signing of the Geneva accords that ended the eight-year-long Franco-Indochinese War and created two Vietnams. In agreeing to the accords, Ho Chi Minh and other leaders of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam anticipated a new period of peace leading to national reunification under their rule; they never imagined that within a decade they would be engaged in an even bigger feud with the United States. Basing his work on new and largely inaccessible Vietnamese materials as well as French, British, Canadian, and American documents, Pierr
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