3 edition of The war we lost found in the catalog.
The war we lost
|LC Classifications||DR369 .F65|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii., 344 p.|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||48009300|
Letters to a lost son: 'The war didn't end for everyone in ' Writing to her missing son was an act of longing and hope, but the years of silence took their toll on my great-great grandmother. Neither in How We Won the War, nor in any other book (the memoir is entirely imaginary), has Giap mentioned Kerry or Vietnam Veterans Against the War.
close overlay Buy Featured Book Title Why We Lost Subtitle A General's Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars Author Daniel Bolger. Your purchase helps support NPR programming. Alexander, Bevin R. (), Korea: The First War We Lost, New York, NY: Hippocrene Books, Inc, ISBN ; Fehrenbach, T.R. (), This Kind of War: The Classic Korean War History – Fiftieth Anniversary Edition, Potomac Books Inc., ISBN
We devoured World War II comic books like Sgt. Fury and Sgt. Rock; we watched World War II TV shows like Hogan's Heroes and The Rat Patrol; our rooms overflowed with World War II hobby kits, with half-assembled, glue-encrusted panzers and Spitfires and Zeroes. But recently retired Army lieutenant general Daniel Bolger, who played key roles in Afghanistan and Iraq in his year career, wasn’t coy when it came time to titling his upcoming book Why We Lost.
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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Bevin Cited by: The Lost War is easily one of the biggest surprises of the year." Novel Notions "This book is a roller coaster. When you get off it your legs might be shaky. Don't worry. It’s normal. Read the book.
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This respectable and fast-moving study is the first to be written by a professional Army historian. Appropriately, it is as much about politics as combat, and Bevin does a superb job of placing the Read full review4/5(1). Why We Lost is neither a memoir nor a window into private meetings and secret discussions.
It is a page history filled with heartfelt stories of soldiers and Marines in firefights and close combat. It weighs in mightily to the ongoing debate over how the United States should wage war/5(). Overall, this is a well-written book, with very good, valid insights into how the US had lost the Vietnam War.
General Ky basically tries to retell the history of the War, interwoven with details of his personal by: 7. Interview: Daniel Bolger, Author Of 'Why We Lost' In his new book, a former Army lieutenant general compares the war on terrorism to Alcoholics Anonymous: "Step one is.
The author of this book has a lot to answer for. “I am a United States Army general,” Daniel Bolger writes, “and I lost the Global War on Terrorism.”.
Book review: “Why We Lost,” a general’s account of two wars, by Daniel Bolger Carter Malkasian is the author of “War Comes to Garmser” and spent several years in Iraq and Afghanistan. A hypothetical Axis victory in World War II has become a common concept of alternative history and counterfactual writings express ideas of what the world would be like had the Axis powers of Germany, Italy, and Japan won World War us examples exist in several languages worldwide.
The term Pax Germanica, Latin for "German peace", is sometimes used for this theoretical. Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It [Stengel, Richard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It was on the front lines of this new global information war.
At the time Reviews: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It by Richard Stengel From former TIME editor and Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel, Information Wars is the first and only insider account exploring how the U.S.
tried — and failed — to combat the global rise of. We lost along the way the truth that the imperfect reality trumps the perfect potentiality.
When we started taking losses in the Pacific, the scramble to get these tools from the labs into the field became a significant and ultimately ineffective distraction. If we’re to be at war, we might as well entertain one another.” This Is How You Lose the Time War is the kind of novel that dips in and out of minds, catches the sharp sun of memory and gleams, leaves its scent on its readers, like perfume transferred between lovers.4/5(K).
You've subscribed to The Lost War. We will preorder your items within 24 hours of when they become available. When new books are released, we'll charge your default payment method for the lowest price available during the pre-order period/5(10). Korea: The First War We Lost Click here to purchase from Barnes & Noble.
Click here to purchase from. By Bevin Alexander. Chapter 1: J On the early morning of Jthe army of communist North Korea invaded South Korea, and the world has never been the same since. The Wrong War: Why We Lost in Vietnam User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.
Record's (U.S. Strategy at the Crossroads, Inst. of Foreign Policy Analysis, ) contributions to Cold War national security and current military historiography have earned the critical respect of Read full review.
“The best book yet to explain what the civilians in Afghanistan at the district level actually were doing and trying to do. Highly readable: it contains much from which we could learn if we have the will to do so.”—Ambassador Ronald E.
Neumann, author of The Other War Reviews: 4. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Alternatively candid and self-serving, How We Lost the Vietnam War is an autobiography and history by South Vietnam's onetime Prime Minister and Vice President.
Ky rose through the ranks as a pilot, missing out on most of the French War while training in Morocco, flying secret CIA transport missions over the north, and then becoming head of the Air Force/5.
All that said, this book is a beautiful love story and is also quite funny. It might be weird to admit this but if I recall correctly the book nearly made me cry — seriously. This book may be “about” war, but it is, like most of these books, mostly about people.
Knight’s Cross: A. The war is lost but we're still alive We lost the war but won the battle Pulled out the rug from under We lost the war but won the battle They thought they had our number. The War of was the strangest war in American history. This second war by the recently established US government against the former mother country of Great Britain was, said Virginia’s John Taylor, the philosopher of Jeffersonian Republicanism, a “metaphysical war, a war not for conquest, not for defense, not for sport,” but rather “a [ ].There has never been any doubt about the nature of World Wars I and II or the Korean War.
One is tempted to conclude that simply the desire to make a lost war look retrospectively noble and winnable--or ignoble and doomed from the start--is enough to father whatever characterization is most appropriate.