The Path to Vietnam: Origins of the American Commitment to Southeast Asia by Andrew J. RotterThe Path to Vietnam: Origins of the American Commitment to Southeast Asia by Andrew J. Rotter

The Path to Vietnam: Origins of the American Commitment to Southeast Asia

byAndrew J. Rotter

Paperback | July 11, 1989

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What path led Americans to Vietnam? Why and how did the United States become involved in this conflict? Drawing on materials from published and unpublished sources in America and Great Britain, historian Andrew Rotter uncovers and analyzes the surprisingly complex reasons for America's fateful decision to provide economic and military aid to the nations of Southeast Asia in May 1950.

Title:The Path to Vietnam: Origins of the American Commitment to Southeast AsiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 9.25 × 6.13 × 0.27 inPublished:July 11, 1989Publisher:Cornell University Press

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ISBN - 10:0801496209

ISBN - 13:9780801496202

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"Andrew Rotter has written the first introduction to American Involvement in Vietnam which employs insights from the field of political economy. This excellent work will be mandatory reading for all who are interested in the origins of the war."—Lloyd Gardner, Rutgers University