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By James G. Blight

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It issues who's President―Then and Now

At the center of this provocative e-book lies the elemental query: Does it topic who's president on problems with warfare and peace? The Vietnam battle was once essentially the most catastrophic and bloody in residing reminiscence, and its classes tackle resonance in gentle of America's present devastating involvement in Iraq. Tackling head-on the main debatable and debated "what if" in U.S. international coverage, this designated paintings explores what President John F. Kennedy might have performed in Vietnam if he had now not been assassinated in 1963. Drawing on a wealth of lately declassified files, frank oral testimony of White apartment officers from either the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, and the research of best historians, this publication offers compelling facts that JFK used to be able to finish U.S. involvement good prior to the clash escalated. With brilliant immediacy, readers will suppose they're within the president's warfare room because the debates raged that without end replaced the process American history―and proceed to impact us profoundly this present day because the shadows of Vietnam stretch into Iraq.

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