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100 1 _aKalb, Marvin.
245 1 0 _aHaunting Legacy :
_bVietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama
260 _aWashington :
_bBrookings Institution Press,
_c2011.
300 _a1 online resource (371 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
505 0 _aFront Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Ford: Finally, the War Ends; Ford and the Mini-Challenge of the Mayaguez; Carter, Brzezinski, and Russia's Vietnam; Reagan, Grenada, Lebanon, and the Marines; Bush I: Burying Vietnam; Clinton: The First Baby-Boomer President; Bush II: Boots on the Ground; 2004: The Swift Boat Campaign; Obama:""Afghanistan Is Not Vietnam""; ""Good Enough""; Notes; Index to Quotations; Index; Back Flap; Back Cover
520 _aIn Haunting Legacy, the father-daughter journalist team of Marvin Kalb and Deborah Kalb presents a compelling, accessible, and hugely important history of presidential decisionmaking on one crucial issue: in light of the Vietnam debacle, under what circumstances should the United States go to war?
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aPresidents --United States --Decision making --History --20th century.
650 4 _aPresidents --United States --Decision making --History --21st century.
650 4 _aPresidents, United States, Decision making, History, 20th century.
650 4 _aUnited States --Foreign relations --1945-1989.
650 4 _aUnited States --Foreign relations --1989-.
650 4 _aUnited States --Military policy.
650 4 _aUnited States --Politics and government --1945-1989.
650 4 _aUnited States --Politics and government --1989-.
650 4 _aVietnam War, 1961-1975 --Influence.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
700 1 _aKalb, Deborah.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aKalb, Marvin
_tHaunting Legacy : Vietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama
_dWashington : Brookings Institution Press,c2011
_z9780815721314
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=710990
_yClick here to view this ebook.
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