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

"The legendary Edward Lansdale (1908-1987), a covert operative so roguish that he was said to be the model for Graham Greene's The Quiet American, remains one of the most fascinating yet deeply misunderstood figures of post-1945 American foreign policy. Skeptics have belittled him as a con...

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