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Ending the Vietnam War: A History of America's Involvement in and Extrication from the Vietnam War By Henry Kissinger,

  • Title: Ending the Vietnam War: A History of America's Involvement in and Extrication from the Vietnam War
  • Author: Henry Kissinger
  • ISBN: 9780743215329
  • Page: 312
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Definitive Account Many other authors have written about what they thought happened or thought should have happened in Vietnam, but it was Henry Kissinger who was there at the epicenter, involved in every decision from the long, frustrating negotiations with the North Vietnamese delegation to America s eventual extrication from the war Now, for the first time,The Definitive Account Many other authors have written about what they thought happened or thought should have happened in Vietnam, but it was Henry Kissinger who was there at the epicenter, involved in every decision from the long, frustrating negotiations with the North Vietnamese delegation to America s eventual extrication from the war Now, for the first time, Kissinger gives us in a single volume an in depth, inside view of the Vietnam War, personally collected, annotated, revised, and updated from his bestselling memoirs and his book Diplomacy Here, Kissinger writes with firm, precise knowledge, supported by meticulous documentation that includes his own memoranda to and replies from President Nixon He tells about the tragedy of Cambodia, the collateral negotiations with the Soviet Union and the People s Republic of China, the disagreements within the Nixon and Ford administrations, the details of all negotiations in which he was involved, the domestic unrest and protest in the States, and the day to day military to diplomatic realities of the war as it reached the White House As compelling and exciting as Barbara Tuchman s The Guns of August, Ending the Vietnam War also reveals insights about the bigger than life personalities Johnson, Nixon, de Gaulle, Ho Chi Minh, Brezhnev who were caught up in a war that forever changed international relations This is history on a grand scale, and a book of overwhelming importance to the public record.
    Ending the Vietnam War A History of America s Involvement in and Extrication from the Vietnam War The Definitive Account Many other authors have written about what they thought happened or thought should have happened in Vietnam but it was Henry Kissinger who was there at the epicenter involved

    One thought on “Ending the Vietnam War: A History of America's Involvement in and Extrication from the Vietnam War”

    1. I am giving this book a 1 for a few reasons, two of which I was deceived by the title a history of This is instead a collection of Mr Kissinger s biased opinions of why things failed the way they did As typical of books from decision makers of unsuccessful events, he suggested that the ultimate culprit was not really the successive US governments, including him, but the naive public and news media He, incredibly, completely absolved the South Vietnamese government from any shortcomings No, they [...]

    2. Reading Kissinger s lies about the Vietnam War will be extremely useful to those of us who will seek an understanding of the lies that members of the current administration are telling and will continue to tell about the Iraq War Nonetheless, I couldn t bear to give the book than one star for a rating Kissinger should be tried for war crimes and should go to jail for the rest of his life Instead, he is advising the new President.

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