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The first Vietnam crisis

Melvin Gurtov

The first Vietnam crisis

Chinese Communist strategy and United States involvement, 1953-1954.

by Melvin Gurtov

  • 37 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Vietnam,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam,
    • Vietnam -- Foreign relations -- China,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam,
    • Vietnam -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [203]-217.

      SeriesStudies of the East Asian Institute, Columbia University, Studies of the East Asian Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS557.A5 G8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 228 p.
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5535515M
      LC Control Number67012207

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