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Mansfield and Vietnam : a Study in Rhetorical Adaptation

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Mansfield and Vietnam : a Study in Rhetorical Adaptation
Title
Mansfield and Vietnam
Title remainder
a Study in Rhetorical Adaptation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mansfield and Vietnam: A Study in Rhetorical Adaptation is the first major work to examine the role played by Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield, Democrat from Montana, in the formulation and execution of U.S. Vietnam policy. Drawing upon material from the Mansfield Papers, personal interviews, public speeches, and recently declassified documents, Olson traces Mansfield's journey from ardent supporter of Diem in the late 1950s to quiet critic of LBJ in the mid-1960s, and finally, to outspoken opponent of the Vietnam War in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Olson fo
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Olson, Gregory A
Dewey number
327.730597
Index
no index present
LC call number
E183.8.V5.O45 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Rhetoric and Public Affairs
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  • Mansfield, Mike
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • English language
  • United States
  • Vietnam
  • United States
  • Mansfield, Mike
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Diplomatic relations
  • English language
  • United States
  • Vietnam
Label
Mansfield and Vietnam : a Study in Rhetorical Adaptation
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: 1903-1955: A Freshman Senator Helps Commit America to South Vietnam""; ""Chapter 1: Mansfield becomes an Asia Expert""; ""Chapter 2: Mansfield becomes an Indochina Expert""; ""Chapter 3: Mansfieldâ€?s Report becomes the “Cornerstoneâ€? of U.S. Support for Diem""; ""Chapter 4: Mansfield becomes “The Deciding Factorâ€? in Saving Diem""; ""Part II: 1956-1963: Senate Leadership Brings Decreased Indochina Influence""; ""Chapter 5: The Warming of a Cold Warrior""
  • ""Chapter 6: The Beginning of Mansfieldâ€?s Private Dissent""""Chapter 7: The Deaths of Two Presidents""; ""Part III: 1963-1968: Private Dissent Yet Public Compliance""; ""Chapter 8: Johnson Moves toward War in Vietnam""; ""Chapter 9: America Goes to War""; ""Chapter 10: Mansfieldâ€?s Fifth Visit to Vietnam and Early Efforts to Get to the Bargaining Table""; ""Chapter 11: “Tuggingâ€? at Johnsonâ€?s Coat""; ""Part IV: 1969-1975: Cambodia and the End of Mansfieldâ€?s “Quietâ€? Criticism""; ""Chapter 12: Nixon, Cambodia, and the Second Indochina War""
  • ""Chapter 13: The Senate Asserts Itself""""Chapter 14: A Missed Opportunity and the End of the Indochina War""; ""Epilogue""; ""Endnotes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
923248899
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923248899
Label
Mansfield and Vietnam : a Study in Rhetorical Adaptation
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: 1903-1955: A Freshman Senator Helps Commit America to South Vietnam""; ""Chapter 1: Mansfield becomes an Asia Expert""; ""Chapter 2: Mansfield becomes an Indochina Expert""; ""Chapter 3: Mansfieldâ€?s Report becomes the “Cornerstoneâ€? of U.S. Support for Diem""; ""Chapter 4: Mansfield becomes “The Deciding Factorâ€? in Saving Diem""; ""Part II: 1956-1963: Senate Leadership Brings Decreased Indochina Influence""; ""Chapter 5: The Warming of a Cold Warrior""
  • ""Chapter 6: The Beginning of Mansfieldâ€?s Private Dissent""""Chapter 7: The Deaths of Two Presidents""; ""Part III: 1963-1968: Private Dissent Yet Public Compliance""; ""Chapter 8: Johnson Moves toward War in Vietnam""; ""Chapter 9: America Goes to War""; ""Chapter 10: Mansfieldâ€?s Fifth Visit to Vietnam and Early Efforts to Get to the Bargaining Table""; ""Chapter 11: “Tuggingâ€? at Johnsonâ€?s Coat""; ""Part IV: 1969-1975: Cambodia and the End of Mansfieldâ€?s “Quietâ€? Criticism""; ""Chapter 12: Nixon, Cambodia, and the Second Indochina War""
  • ""Chapter 13: The Senate Asserts Itself""""Chapter 14: A Missed Opportunity and the End of the Indochina War""; ""Epilogue""; ""Endnotes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
923248899
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)923248899

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