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America at war since 1945

politics and diplomacy in Korea, Vietnam, and the Gulf War

by Gary Donaldson

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Korean War, 1950-1953.,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.,
    • Persian Gulf War, 1991.,
    • United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-215) and index.

      StatementGary A. Donaldson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840.4 .D66 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 229 p. :
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL974539M
      ISBN 100275955559, 0275956601
      LC Control Number96011507

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