Haunting legacy : Vietnam and the American presidency from Ford to Obama /

The United States had never lost a war-that is, until 1975, when it was forced to flee Saigon in humiliation after losing to what Lyndon Johnson called a ""raggedy-ass little fourth-rate country."" The legacy of this first defeat has haunted every president since, especially on t...

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Main Author: Kalb, Marvin L.
Corporate Author: Brookings Institution.
Other Authors: Kalb, Deborah.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2012.
Edition:[Rev. ed.].
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Online Access:Available via JSTOR
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