The Road Not Taken

The Road Not Taken

Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

Book - 2018
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A biography of the CIA operative 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's trust.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780871409416
Characteristics: l, 715 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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