Dereliction Of Duty

Author: H. R. McMaster
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062031181
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Dereliction Of Duty covers the story in strong narrative fashion, focusing on a fascinating cast of characters: President Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, General Maxwell Taylor, McGeorge Bundy and other top aides who deliberately deceived ...

Dereliction Of Duty

Author: Paul Cook
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The Johnson Administration did a great injustice by getting involved with Vietnam and this book is meant to share the story of his failing.

War Welfare Democracy

Author: Peter J. Munson
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1612345395
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Phillip B. Davidson, Vietnam at War: The History; I 94641975 (Novato, CA:
Presidio, 1988), 295497. Goldstein, Lessons in Disaster, 1384140; Bundy quoted
therein, 139; and Sherman Kent, “Memorandum from the Board of National
Estimates to the Director of Central Intelligence” (June 9, 1964), http://www.
presidency.ucsb.edu /vietnam/showdoc.php?docid:15l (accessed June 18, 201 1
). Goldstein, Lessons in Disaster, 168, and H. R. McMaster, Dereliction of Duty:
Johnson, ...

When Soldiers Fall

Author: Steven Casey
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199890382
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According to one poll, eight out of ten Americans opposed Goldwater's policy
positions. See “The Harris Survey,” July 13, 1964, White House Central File (
WHCF)-NF-Harris, box 120, Johnson Papers, Johnson Library; see also
Matthews, “To Defeat a Maverick,” 670–73. Moyers to Johnson, October 3, 1964,
WHOF-Aides-Moyers, box 10, Johnson Papers. Johnson, Public Papers, October
9, 1964; McMaster, Dereliction of Duty, 117–18; Bundy, “Position Paper on
Expanding the South ...

Debating Vietnam

Author: Joseph A. Fry
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 0742576426
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Thomas J. Schoenbaum, Waging Peace and War: Dean Rusk in the Truman,
Kennedy, and Johnson Years (New York, 1988), 431; Lewis Sorley, Honorable
Warrior: General Harold K. Johnson and the Ethics of Command (Lawrence, KS,
1998), 221, 223; Robert Mann, A Grand Delusion: America's Descent into
Vietnam (New York, 2001), 416; George C. Herring, LBJ and Vietnam: A Different
Kind of War (Austin, TX, 1994), 25. 6. HR. McMaster, Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon
Johnson, ...

The Columbia History Of The Vietnam War

Author: David L. Anderson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231509329
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Bundy to Johnson, with LBJ comments, July 19, 1965, NSF, NSC Histories, box
43, Johnson Papers. For the general mise-en-scène, see H. R. McMaster,
Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff,
and the Lies That Led to Vietnam (New York: HarperCollins, 1997), 313–21. 20.
Quoted in McMaster, Dereliction of Duty, 310. 21. “Cabinet Room,” July 22, 1965,
Meeting Notes File, box 2, Johnson Papers. All quotations from this meeting
come from ...

The Columbia Guide To The Vietnam War

Author: David L. Anderson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231114936
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. This multiarchival work indicts
Lyndon Johnson for choosing war when, according to Logevall's research, a
negotiated settlement was possible. The author speculates that, if Kennedy had
lived, he would have made a different choice. McMaster, H. R. Dereliction of Duty:
Johnson, McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Lies That Led to Vietnam.
New York: HarperCollins, 1997. McMaster criticizes the military chiefs for failing
to oppose ...

Intelligence And U S Foreign Policy

Author: Paul R. Pillar
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231527802
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Pentagon Papers, 2:107. Ibid., 3:178–79. Harold P. Ford, CIA and the Vietnam
Policymakers: Three Episodes 1962– 1968 (Washington, D.C.: CIA History Staff,
1998), 56. See, for example, a report in November 1964 by Assistant Secretary of
State William Bundy and Assistant Secretary of Defense John McNaughton in the
Pentagon Papers, 3:657, and a memorandum by McNaughton in March 1965,
quoted in H. R. McMaster, Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert
McNamara, ...

Containment And Credibility

Author: Pat Proctor
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1631440578
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80. 81. 82. (Chicago: University of Chicago, 1985), 119, 122–123; Roselle, Media
and the Politics of Failure, 31; Hunt, Lyndon Johnson's War, 93. Hunt, Lyndon
Johnson's War, 92–93; Turner, Lyndon Johnson's Dual War, 119–120, 127;
McMaster, Dereliction of Duty, 259–260; Langguth, Our Vietnam, 354; Karnow,
Vietnam, 429– 433; Jeffrey P. Kimball, To Reason Why: The Debate about the
Causes of U.S. Involvement in the Vietnam War (Eugene, OR: Resource, 1990),
38; Roselle, ...

Routledge Handbook Of Military Ethics

Author: George R. Lucas, Jr.
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317801776
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Parameters (Winter), 58–72. Gates, R. M. (2014). Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at
War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Jordan, D. M. (1988). Winfield Scott Hancock: A
Soldier's Life. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Kohn, R. A. (2002). “The
erosion of civilian control of the military in the United States today.” Naval War
College Review, 55(Summer), 8–59. McMaster, H. R. (1998). Dereliction of Duty:
Johnson, McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Lies That Led to Vietnam.