Twenty-One. The War from the Other Side

  1. Mitchell B. Lerner
  1. Pierre Asselin

Published Online: 19 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch21

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

How to Cite

Asselin, P. (2011) The War from the Other Side, in A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson (ed M. B. Lerner), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch21

Editor Information

  1. Ohio State University, USA

Author Information

  1. Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333893

Online ISBN: 9781444347494

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Keywords:

  • the war from the other side;
  • Washington's Vietnamese enemies;
  • Vietnamese understanding, story of the Vietnamese;
  • Vietnam War in Vietnam;
  • Vietnam's decolonization struggle;
  • American motivations, Indochinese affairs;
  • strictures, Vietnamese intellectual life;
  • Vietnam War, war for America, and also Vietnam;
  • Tet Offensive, political victory for Hanoi;
  • Tet, a classically pyrrhic military victory

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Vietnam War in Vietnam

  • Works in English

  • References