9 edition of longest war found in the catalog.
Translation of: Diario de la guerra más larga.
|Statement||Jacobo Timerman ; translated from the Spanish by Miguel Acoca.|
|LC Classifications||DS119.8.L4 T5513 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||167|
|LC Control Number||82048584|
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In his textbook America’s Longest War: The United States and Vietnam,Herring attempts to provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of the war that does not get bogged down by particular details and perspectives. While the book does allow the reader to develop a general perspective of the conflict, it is also limiting.
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