Inventing Vietnam : the United States and State Building, 1954-1968 / James M. Carter.
This book considers the Vietnam war in light of U.S. foreign policy in Vietnam, concluding that the war was a direct result of failed state-building efforts. This U.S. nation building project began in the mid-1950s with the ambitious goal of creating a new independent, democratic, modern state belo...
|Main Author:||Carter, James M., 1968-|
Cambridge University Press,