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The Resource The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968, Graham A. Cosmas

The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968, Graham A. Cosmas

Label
The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968
Title
The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968
Statement of responsibility
Graham A. Cosmas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cosmas, Graham A
Dewey number
959.704/340973
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.C678 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Armstrong, David A.
Series statement
History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • United States
Label
The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968, Graham A. Cosmas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"David Armstrong edited the revised version of part 3"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. -- Vietnam and the Eisenhower administration : the view from Washington and Vietnam -- The Kennedy administration and crisis management : Vietnam and Lao, January-March 1961 -- Continuing crisis : Laos and Vietnam, March-May 1961 -- A new emphasis on Vietnam -- Continuing reassessment and the Taylor mission -- From MAAG to MACV -- A new beginning -- The continuing war in Vietnam and the Laotian interlude -- The ongoing war -- Uncertain progress, October 1962-March 1963 -- From Laotian crisis to Buddhist revolt -- From crisis to crisis, June-August 1963 -- The aftermath -- Conclusion
  • Pt. 2. -- Prologue : at the end of 1963 -- President Johnson's first months -- Johnson's course confirmed, NSAM 288 -- Command reorganization in South Vietnam -- An escalation scenario takes shape -- New faces in Saigon and more troops -- Going north : Tonkin Gulf and its effects -- US action awaits stability in Saigon -- The Bien Hoa attack and the US reaction -- A new Presidential decision -- Implementing the Presidential decisions -- A new stage of US commitment -- The quantum jump : ROLLING THUNDER -- Limited deployment of US forces -- The logistics of escalation -- Deployment planning, March-June 1965 -- Into the battle, June 1965-February 1966 -- Command arrangements and allies -- Military operations, July-December 1965 -- ROLLING THUNDER continues -- The search for peace begins -- ROLLING THUNDER resumes and expands -- Deployments and forces, 1966 -- The war in South Vietnam, 1966 -- The air, the sea, and the borders -- Logistics issues, 1966 -- ROLLING THUNDER, July 1966-January 1967 -- Efforts toward negotiation -- Conclusion : five silent men?
  • Pt. 3. -- The situation, January 1967 -- Action on the diplomatic front -- Rolling Thunder gains momentum, February-June, 1967 -- Launching the general offensive : operations in South Vietnam, January-May, 1967 -- The debate over escalation -- Rolling Thunder at it's zenith : operations against North Vietnam, July 1967-January 1968 -- Military operations in South Vietnam, June 1967-January 1968 -- Pacification and nation building, 1967 -- Domestic dissent and policy debate -- The Tet offensive -- A new departure in policy -- De-escalation and the quest for talks -- Strengthening the RVNAF -- After Tet : the May and August offensives -- The Paris Talks through the bombing halt -- Pressing the attack in the south -- Conclusion
Control code
433549490
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
volumes <1-3>
Lccn
2009033386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
008-000-01023-4
System control number
(OCoLC)433549490
Label
The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam, 1960-1968, Graham A. Cosmas
Publication
Note
"David Armstrong edited the revised version of part 3"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. -- Vietnam and the Eisenhower administration : the view from Washington and Vietnam -- The Kennedy administration and crisis management : Vietnam and Lao, January-March 1961 -- Continuing crisis : Laos and Vietnam, March-May 1961 -- A new emphasis on Vietnam -- Continuing reassessment and the Taylor mission -- From MAAG to MACV -- A new beginning -- The continuing war in Vietnam and the Laotian interlude -- The ongoing war -- Uncertain progress, October 1962-March 1963 -- From Laotian crisis to Buddhist revolt -- From crisis to crisis, June-August 1963 -- The aftermath -- Conclusion
  • Pt. 2. -- Prologue : at the end of 1963 -- President Johnson's first months -- Johnson's course confirmed, NSAM 288 -- Command reorganization in South Vietnam -- An escalation scenario takes shape -- New faces in Saigon and more troops -- Going north : Tonkin Gulf and its effects -- US action awaits stability in Saigon -- The Bien Hoa attack and the US reaction -- A new Presidential decision -- Implementing the Presidential decisions -- A new stage of US commitment -- The quantum jump : ROLLING THUNDER -- Limited deployment of US forces -- The logistics of escalation -- Deployment planning, March-June 1965 -- Into the battle, June 1965-February 1966 -- Command arrangements and allies -- Military operations, July-December 1965 -- ROLLING THUNDER continues -- The search for peace begins -- ROLLING THUNDER resumes and expands -- Deployments and forces, 1966 -- The war in South Vietnam, 1966 -- The air, the sea, and the borders -- Logistics issues, 1966 -- ROLLING THUNDER, July 1966-January 1967 -- Efforts toward negotiation -- Conclusion : five silent men?
  • Pt. 3. -- The situation, January 1967 -- Action on the diplomatic front -- Rolling Thunder gains momentum, February-June, 1967 -- Launching the general offensive : operations in South Vietnam, January-May, 1967 -- The debate over escalation -- Rolling Thunder at it's zenith : operations against North Vietnam, July 1967-January 1968 -- Military operations in South Vietnam, June 1967-January 1968 -- Pacification and nation building, 1967 -- Domestic dissent and policy debate -- The Tet offensive -- A new departure in policy -- De-escalation and the quest for talks -- Strengthening the RVNAF -- After Tet : the May and August offensives -- The Paris Talks through the bombing halt -- Pressing the attack in the south -- Conclusion
Control code
433549490
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
volumes <1-3>
Lccn
2009033386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
008-000-01023-4
System control number
(OCoLC)433549490

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