Step by step into a quagmire

Galloway, Joseph L.; Geier, Thom
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p45
Examines the decision by President Lyndon Baines Johnson to escalate the war in Vietnam in 1965. Options that President Johnson had; Secretary of defense Robert McNamara's trip to Vietnam to assess the situation; Number of Americans that died in Vietnam; Number of Americans that served there; Why Johnson did not consider pulling troops out of Vietnam at this time.


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