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Title Iraq and the lessons of Vietnam, or, How not to learn from the past / edited by Lloyd C. Gardner and Marilyn B. Young.

Imprint New York : New Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  956.70443 Ir1l 2008    ---  Available
Description 322 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: 2007.
Contents Parallel wars? Can "lessons of Vietnam" be applied to Iraq? / David Elliott -- "I'm with you" : Tony Blair and the obligations of alliance : Anglo-American relations in historical perspective / Alex Danchev -- Forlorn superpower : European reactions to the American wars in Vietnam and Iraq / Wilfried Mausbach -- Manufacturing the threat to justify aggressive war in Vietnam and Iraq / Gareth Porter -- Wise guys, rough business : Iraq and the Tonkin Gulf / John Prados -- Gulliver at bay : the paradox of the imperial presidency / Andrew J. Bacevich -- Class wars / Christian G. Appy -- The female shape of the all-volunteer force / Elizabeth L. Hillman -- Familiar foreign policy and familiar wars : Vietnam, Iraq....before and after / Gabriel Kolko -- Mr. Rumsfeld's war / Lloyd C. Gardner -- Zelig in U.S. foreign relations : the roles of China in the American post-9/11 world / Walter LeFeber -- Counterinsurgency, now and forever / Marilyn B. Young -- Torture in the crucible of counterinsurgency / Alfred W. McCoy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Iraq War, 2003-2011
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States.
Added Author Gardner, Lloyd C., 1934-
Young, Marilyn Blatt.
Added Title Iraq and the lessons of Vietnam
How not to learn from the past
ISBN 9781595583451 (pbk.)
1595583459 (pbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000043334023

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