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How We Lost the Vietnam War
Nguyen Cao Ky served as South Vietnam's prime minister and its vice president during the years of the Vietnam War's escalation, and of subsequent criticism of the war from the U. S. His memoir provides an insider's look at the disputes and corruption within the government of South Vietnam and the diplomatic struggles with the U. S. during this time. Ky, who was also a ...more
Paperback, 239 pages
Published September 30th 2002 by Cooper Square Publishers
(first published 1976)
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Major General (Thiếu Tướng) Nguyễn Cao Kỳ was a career officer in the Republic of Viet Nam (South Vietnam) Air Force, which he joined in 1949 and eventually rose to command, until his retirement from active service in 1971. He was one of the many Vietnamese military officers who were involved in politics during the 1960s & 1970s, serving as Prime Minister from June 19, 1965 to October 31, ...moreMore about Nguyễn Cao Kỳ...