The road not taken : Edward Lansdale and the American tragedy in Vietnam /
A biography of Edward Lansdale, the CIA operative. Boot chronicles his rise and fall as a proponent of a visionary "hearts and minds" diplomacy in Vietnam who was ultimately overruled by the American military bureaucracy, which favored bombs and troop build-ups over winning the people'...
New York :
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company,