TITLE

Step by step into a quagmire

AUTHOR(S)
Galloway, Joseph L.; Geier, Thom
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9310207532

 

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