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Kennedy and Ngo Dinh Diem. George C. Herring As it did in , Halberstam's book will provoke vigorous discussion.
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Readers will marvel at how the United States allowed itself to be so misled in South Vietnam and will use the book to make connections to more recent events in the Middle East. Robert Dallek Halberstam's wartime work will last not just because of its quality and its importance but because it established a new mode of journalism, one with which Americans are now so familiar that it's difficult to remember that someone had to invent it. Packer, George.
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Book Description Alfred a Knopf Inc. Seller Inventory NEW Book Description Condition: New. After graduating in , Halberstam worked at a small daily newspaper until he attained a position at the Nashville Tennessean. Halberstam has written over 20 books including The Children, a written account of his coverage of the Civil Rights Movement; The Best and Brightest, which was a bestseller; and The Game and October, , both detailing his fascination of sports.
He was killed in a car crash on April 23, at the age of The making of a quagmire : America and Vietnam during the Kennedy era. David Halberstam , Daniel Joseph Singal. We can order this Usually dispatched within 3 weeks. Quantity Add to basket.
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This item has been added to your basket View basket Checkout. View other formats and editions. Pulitzer-prize winning author David Halberstam's eyewitness account of the most critical political period of U. In the introduction to this edition, historian Daniel J. Singal provides crucial background information that was unavailable when the book was written.
For all the legions of books published on the Vietnam War, none surpasses one of the earliest and most prescient-David Halberstam's The Making of a Quagmire. Halberstam's shrewd observations of the complexities of Vietnamese politics and the obstacles the U. A brilliant study that has lost none of its power despite the history that unfolded after its publication, Halberstam's book deserves to be read again and again.
The Making of a Quagmire offers numerous insights into the conflict between the American press and the U. The book is a valuable introduction to Vietnam in the era of John F. Kennedy and Ngo Dinh Diem. Herring, University of Kentucky As it did in , Halberstam's book will provoke vigorous discussion.
Readers will marvel at how the United States allowed itself to be so misled in South Vietnam and will use the book to make connections to more recent events in the Middle East. Added to basket. Empire's Crossroads. Carrie Gibson.
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