A War Turns Hot

Valenti, Jack
March 1999
Newsweek;3/8/1999, Vol. 133 Issue 10, p60
Presents an aide's recollection of President Lyndon Johnson's 1964 decision to escalate the United States military effort in Vietnam. Johnson's response to confirmation of attacks on US ships in the Gulf of Tonkin; His consideration of Harry Truman's experience of leadership in the Korean War.


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