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Into the quagmire

Lyndon Johnson and the escalation of the Vietnam War

by Brian VanDeMark

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Johnson, Lyndon B. 1908-1973,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-238) and index.

      StatementBrian VanDeMark.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS558 .V36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 268 p. ;
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1855022M
      ISBN 100195065069
      LC Control Number90006829

      The quagmire theory suggests that American leaders had unintentionally and mistakenly led the country into the Vietnam War. The theory is categorized as an "orthodox" interpretation of the Vietnam War. Theory. The quagmire theory comes from David Halberstam's account of the U.S. military policy in Vietnam, The Making of a Quagmire.   Into the Quagmire presents a closely rendered, almost day-by-day account of America's deepening involvement in Vietnam during those crucial nine months. Mining a wealth of recently opened material at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and elsewhere, Brian VanDeMark vividly depicts the painful unfolding of a national : Oxford University Press.

      Get this from a library! Into the quagmire: Lyndon Johnson and the escalation of the Vietnam War. [Brian VanDeMark] -- Annotation Into the Quagmire presents a closely rendered, almost day-by-day account of America's deepening involvement in Vietnam during those crucial nine months. Book Review Essay Everyman in Vietnam: A Soldier’s Journey into the Quagmire 1Dr. Samuel B. Hoff, 2Michael Adas and 2Joseph Gilch. 1George Washington Distinguished Professor of History and Political Science and Law Studies Director at Delaware State University 2New York: Oxford University Press,

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Almost three million people served in and around Vietnam. Billions of dollars were spent/5(10). Into the Quagmire presents a closely rendered, almost day-by-day account of America's deepening involvement in Vietnam during those crucial nine months.

Mining a wealth of recently opened material. ‎Into the Quagmire on Apple Books ‎In November ofas Lyndon Johnson celebrated his landslide victory over Barry Goldwater, the government of South Vietnam lay in a shambles. Ambassador Maxwell Taylor described it as a country beset by "chronic factionalism, civilian-military suspicion and distrust, absence of national spirit a.

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This book is a record of how President Lyndon Johnson escalated American participation in the Vietnam War from the election ofin which Johnson pledged not to involve American troops deeply in the war, until Julywhen he made the decision to commit American troops in a major way.

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✏The Making of a Quagmire Book Summary: Pulitzer-prize winning author David Halberstam's eyewitness account of the most critical political period of U.S. involvement in Vietnam—the Kennedy/Diem era—remains as fresh and stimulating today as when it was first published in.

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