The road not taken : Edward Lansdale and the American tragedy in Vietnam

A biography of Edward Lansdale, the CIA operative. Boot chronicles his rise and fall as a proponent of a visionary "hearts and minds" diplomacy in Vietnam who was ultimately overruled by the American military bureaucracy, which favored bombs and troop build-ups over winning the people'...

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Main Author: Boot, Max
Format: BOOK
Other Format: EAUDIO
Language: ENGLISH
Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2018