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The war at home

Powers, Thomas

The war at home

Vietnam and the American people, 1964-1968.

by Powers, Thomas

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Published by Grossman Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Public opinion -- United States,
    • Public opinion -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS557.A68 P65 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 348 p.
      Number of Pages348
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5290928M
      ISBN 100670749613
      LC Control Number72011002

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