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The Vietnam War: Soldiers and Activists


America's conflict in Vietnam as reflected in the stories of soldiers on the front lines such as CIA operative Edward Landsdale, General Creighton Abrams and war resisters such as Muhammad Ali. Assistive listening devices available.


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Max Boot

Max Boot is a military historian and foreign-policy analyst who has been called one of the “world’s leading authorities on armed conflict” by the International Institute for Strategic Studies. The Jeane J....

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Gregory Daddis

Gregory Daddis is an associate professor of history and director of Chapman University’s MA Program in War and Society. Daddis joined Chapman after having served as the chief of the American History Division in the Department of History at the United States Military Academy at West Point....

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Jonathan Eig

Jonathan Eig is the New York Times best-selling author of five books: "Ali: A Life," "Luckiest Man," "Opening Day," "Get Capone" and "The Birth of the Pill." Ken Burns calls Jonathan Eig a master storyteller....

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Books:



ISBN 9780871409416
$35.00, INSTORE
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Withdrawal
Gregory A. Daddis
History
Oxford University Press
November 2016
ISBN 9780190691080
320 pages
$29.95, INSTOCK
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A "better war." Over the last two decades, this term has become synonymous with US strategy during the Vietnam War's final years. More/less

Westmoreland's War
Gregory A. Daddis, Professor of History Gregory Daddis


September 2015
ISBN 9780190231460
280 pages
$21.95, INSTOCK
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General William C. Westmoreland has long been derided for his failed strategy of "attrition" in the Vietnam War. More/less

Ali
Jonathan Eig
Biography & Autobiography

October 2017
ISBN 9780544435247
Hardcover, 640 pages
$30.00, INSTORE
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The definitive biography of an American icon, from aNew York Times best-selling author with unique access to Ali's inner circle He was the wittiest, the prettiest, the strongest, the bravest, and, of course, the greatest (as he told us over and over again). More/less

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