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The Resource Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter

Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter

Label
Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam
Title
Perils of dominance
Title remainder
imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Gareth Porter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/32
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.V5
LC item number
P67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip052/2004024697.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The imbalance of power, 1953-1965 -- The Communist powers appease the United States -- Eisenhower and Dulles exploit U.S. dominance in Vietnam -- North Vietnamese policy under the American threat -- Kennedy's struggle with the national security bureaucracy -- Johnson, McNamara and the Tonkin Gulf episode -- Bureaucratic pressures and decisions for war -- Dominoes, bandwagons and the road to war
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780520239487
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004024697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373775883
Label
Perils of dominance : imbalance of power and the road to war in Vietnam, Gareth Porter
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip052/2004024697.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The imbalance of power, 1953-1965 -- The Communist powers appease the United States -- Eisenhower and Dulles exploit U.S. dominance in Vietnam -- North Vietnamese policy under the American threat -- Kennedy's struggle with the national security bureaucracy -- Johnson, McNamara and the Tonkin Gulf episode -- Bureaucratic pressures and decisions for war -- Dominoes, bandwagons and the road to war
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780520239487
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004024697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373775883

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