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Author Donaldson, Gary.

Title America at war since 1945 : politics and diplomacy in Korea, Vietnam, and the Gulf War / Gary A. Donaldson
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996


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 W'PONDS  973.92 Don/Aaw  AVAILABLE
 MELB  973.92 Don/Aaw  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 229 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. I. Korea. 1. Origins and Involvement. 2. Across the Parallel and into Stalemate. 3. Changing Objectives and the Accordion War. 4. Fighting While Negotiating -- Pt. II. Vietnam. 5. Postwar Politics, Foreign Policy, and the French Interlude. 6. The Long Road to Intervention: Vietnam Policy under Eisenhower and Kennedy. 7. The Legacy Passes to Johnson. 8. Johnson's Fall and Nixon's Rise. 9. The Last Act -- Pt. III. The Gulf War. 10. Background for Conflict. 11. "The Liberation of Kuwait Has Begun" 12. Desert Storm: The Air War. 13. Desert Storm: The Ground War and the Triumph of Lessons Learned
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [203]-215) and index
Subject Korean War, 1950-1953.
Persian Gulf War, 1991.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
LC no. 96011507
ISBN 0275955559 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0275956601 (paperback: alk. paper)