Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

In retrospect : [electronic resource] the tragedy and lessons of Vietnam / Robert S. McNamara with Brian VanDeMark.

By: McNamara, Robert S, 1916-2009.
Contributor(s): VanDeMark, Brian, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Times Books, c1995Edition: 1st ed.Description: xviii, 414 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0812925238; 9780812925234; 0712676821; 9780712676823.Subject(s): Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States | Vietnam-oorlog | Politieke besluitvorming | Guerre du Viêt-nam, 1961-1975 -- États-Unis | WAR | UNITED STATES | VIET NAM | VIETNAMESE CONFLICT (1961-1975)DDC classification: 959.704/3373 Other classification: 15.85 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
1. My Journey to Washington: June 9, 1916-January 20, 1961 -- 2. The Early Years: January 19, 1961-August 23, 1963 -- 3. The Fateful Fall of 1963: August 24-November 22, 1963 -- 4. A Time of Transition: November 23, 1963-July 29, 1964 -- 5. The Tonkin Gulf Resolution: July 30-August 7, 1964 -- 6. The 1964 Election and Its Aftermath: August 8, 1964-January 27, 1965 -- 7. The Decision to Escalate: January 28-July 28, 1965 -- 8. The Christmas Bombing Pause, An Unsuccessful Attempt to Move to Negotiations: July 29, 1965-January 30, 1966 -- 9. Troubles Deepen: January 31, 1966-May 19, 1967 -- 10. Estrangement and Departure: May 20, 1967-February 29, 1968 -- 11. The Lessons of Vietnam -- Appendix: The Nuclear Risks of the 1960s and Their Lessons for the Twenty-first Century.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

Maps on lining papers.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-385) and index.

1. My Journey to Washington: June 9, 1916-January 20, 1961 -- 2. The Early Years: January 19, 1961-August 23, 1963 -- 3. The Fateful Fall of 1963: August 24-November 22, 1963 -- 4. A Time of Transition: November 23, 1963-July 29, 1964 -- 5. The Tonkin Gulf Resolution: July 30-August 7, 1964 -- 6. The 1964 Election and Its Aftermath: August 8, 1964-January 27, 1965 -- 7. The Decision to Escalate: January 28-July 28, 1965 -- 8. The Christmas Bombing Pause, An Unsuccessful Attempt to Move to Negotiations: July 29, 1965-January 30, 1966 -- 9. Troubles Deepen: January 31, 1966-May 19, 1967 -- 10. Estrangement and Departure: May 20, 1967-February 29, 1968 -- 11. The Lessons of Vietnam -- Appendix: The Nuclear Risks of the 1960s and Their Lessons for the Twenty-first Century.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

In retrospect : by McNamara, Robert S., ©1995
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter