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Vietnam : Four American Perspectives - Lectures by George S. McGovern, William C. Westmoreland, Edward N. Luttwak, and Thomas J. McCormick - 90 edition

Vietnam : Four American Perspectives - Lectures by George S. McGovern, William C. Westmoreland, Edward N. Luttwak, and Thomas J. McCormick (ISBN10: 1557530033; ISBN13: 9781557530035)
ISBN13: 978-1557530035
ISBN10: 1557530033

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ISBN13: 978-1557530028
ISBN10: 1557530025

Summary: This slender volume consists of four presentations on the Vietnam War given as part of the Sears Lecture series at Purdue University. Former Senator George McGovern and General William Westmoreland present rather standard critiques and defenses of American participation in that conflict. In a more scholarly fashion Edward Luttwak and Thomas McCormick examine, respectively, strategic questions and the impact of American hegemony on U.S. policy. The brevity of each lec
ture prevents the exploration of issues in much depth. Also, there is a jarring difference in the levels of sophistication between the Luttwak and McCormick lectures on the one hand and the McGovern and Westmoreland lectures on the other. Nevertheless, if used in conjunction with a comprehensive text, this is a useful supplementary resource for political science and history students at the undergraduate level.
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Summary: This slender volume consists of four presentations on the Vietnam War given as part of the Sears Lecture series at Purdue University. Former Senator George McGovern and General William Westmoreland present rather standard critiques and defenses of American participation in that conflict. In a more scholarly fashion Edward Luttwak and Thomas McCormick examine, respectively, strategic questions and the impact of American hegemony on U.S. policy. The brevity of each lecture prevents the exploration of issues in much depth. Also, there is a jarring difference in the levels of sophistication between the Luttwak and McCormick lectures on the one hand and the McGovern and Westmoreland lectures on the other. Nevertheless, if used in conjunction with a comprehensive text, this is a useful supplementary resource for political science and history students at the undergraduate level. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 90
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Purdue University Press
Published: 08/28/1990
International: No



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