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The Real Lessons of the Vietnam War: Reflections Twenty-Five Years After the Fall of Saigon

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Twenty-five years after the fall of Saigon, two prominent scholars, Moore and Turner (who debated in the 1960s), assembled a distinguished group of Vietnam experts at the University of Virginia to reexamine the conflict and search for its "real" lessons. This resulting volume includes contributions by senior diplomats, retired military officers, experts on Vietnamese ...more
Hardcover, 507 pages
Published February 28th 2002 by Carolina Academic Press (first published February 2002)
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Twenty-five years after the fall of Saigon, The Center For National Security Law of the University of Virginia Law School hosted a seminar designed to determine the "real" lessons of the Vietnam War. In doing so they assembled a distinguished team of twenty-one scholars, each an acknowledged expert in his field. The results were then compiled and published in this work. The conclusions reached included, but were not limited to the following:
Vietnam was a small "hot-spot" in a global "cold war"
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