Lessons in Disaster
McGeorge Bundy and the Path to War in Vietnam
||Goldstein, Gordon M.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Henry Holt & Company|
| Imprint:||Times Books|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
A revelatory look at the decisions that led to the U.S. involvement in Vietnam, drawing on the insights and reassessments of one of the war's architects
"I had a part in a great failure. I made mistakes of perception, recommendation and execution. If I have learned anything I should share it."
These are not words that Americans ever expected to hear from McGeorge Bundy, the national security adviser to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. But in the...