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In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam by Robert S. McNamara - First Edition, Second Printing - April 1995 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000000855)

In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam

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In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam

by Robert S. McNamara

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0812925238
ISBN 13
9780812925234
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New York: Times Books, April 1995. Hardcover. First Edition, second printing. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Slight foxing to top edge. Jacket clean and bright in protective mylar wrapper. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 414 pages.

The Secretary of Defense for the Kennedy and Johnson administrations provides a perceptive and candid account of how--and why--America became involved in Vietnam, discussing his own activities and the legacy of decisions made during the 1960s.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000000855
Title
In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam
Author
Robert S. McNamara
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0812925238
ISBN 13
9780812925234
Publisher
Times Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
April 1995
Keywords
autobiography, biography, memoir, government, history, politics, Vietnam, Vietnam War
Bookseller catalogs
Politics & Government; History; Military and Defense; Biographies; Vietnam and the Vietnam War;
Size
8vo

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