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The Vietnam War: A Retrospective


Max Boot and Gregory Daddis, two expert military historians, and Doug Stanton, a best-selling journalist, analyze and reflect on the Vietnam War through the stories of those who fought it. 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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Doug Stanton

Doug Stanton is a journalist, lecturer, screenwriter and best-selling author. His book, "Horse Soldiers:The Extraordinary Story of a Band of US Soldiers Who Rode to Victory in Afghanistan" was featured on the front page of the Sunday New York Times Book Review and is the basis for a Jerry Bruckheimer-produced movie called "12 Strong," starring Chris Hemsworth and Michael Shannon, released by Warner Bros....

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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

The Odyssey of Echo Company
Doug Stanton
History
Scribner
May 2017
ISBN 9781476761916
416 pages
$30.00, INSTOCK
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A powerful work of literary military history from the New York Times bestselling author of In Harm’s Way and Horse Soldiers—the harrowing and redemptive account of an American army platoon fighting for survival during the Vietnam War. More/less

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