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In the Jaws of History
by Bui Diem and David Chanoff




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. . . the ultimate insider's account of the war from the South Vietnamese side, including the appalling story of how the American intervention actually happened. --Washington Post

This book gives Americans a rare opportunity--the chance to see the Vietnam experience through Vietnamese eyes. Few Vietnamese know their recent history as well as Bui Diem does. And none has told it better. --Ambassador William Jorden

. . . well-written and at times illuminating . . . --Library Journal

In the Jaws of History is the most important book written on the Vietnam War from the viewpoint of the South, from an author who was a senior official of the South Vietnamese government and later ambassador to the U.S.

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Overview

. . . the ultimate insider's account of the war from the South Vietnamese side, including the appalling story of how the American intervention actually happened. --Washington Post

This book gives Americans a rare opportunity--the chance to see the Vietnam experience through Vietnamese eyes. Few Vietnamese know their recent history as well as Bui Diem does. And none has told it better. --Ambassador William Jorden

. . . well-written and at times illuminating . . . --Library Journal

In the Jaws of History is the most important book written on the Vietnam War from the viewpoint of the South, from an author who was a senior official of the South Vietnamese government and later ambassador to the U.S.



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  • ISBN-13: 9780253213013
  • ISBN-10: 0253213010
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • Publish Date: June 1999
  • Page Count: 384
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.92 x 1.17 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.28 pounds

Series: Vietnam War Era Classics

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