TITLE

A War Turns Hot

AUTHOR(S)
Valenti, Jack
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Newsweek;3/8/1999, Vol. 133 Issue 10, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
1587836

 

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