Abandoning Vietnam : how America left and South Vietnam lost its war /

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Author / Creator:Willbanks, James H., 1947-
Imprint:Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2004.
Description:xi, 377 p., [14] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Series:Modern war studies
Subject:Vietnam War (1961-1975)
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5210740
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ISBN:0700613315 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-362) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Vietnamization
  • Implementing the new strategy
  • The RVNAF in Action
  • Raising the stakes
  • Lam Son 719
  • The ultimate test of Vietnamization
  • Cease-fire and "peace with honor"
  • The fateful year
  • Collapse in the North
  • The fall of Saigon.