Texas A&M-Kingsville Vietnam Symposium #3
01 March 2007
Vietnam Center Collection
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Maxner (continued). An examination of the origins of the Vietnam war and US perceptions of Vietnam and Communism; government and leadership of countries involved e.g., Kennedy's intentions toward the war prior to his assassination; Generals Westmoreland and Abrams, as well as other commanders; the "Hearts and Minds" campaign; the divergent theories regarding the war; the Domino Theory; the Strategy of Attrition; the Tet Offensive of '68; comparisions with current events in Iraq. Dr. John Price discusses the history and current understanding of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Texas A&M-Kingsville Vietnam Symposium #3, 01 March 2007, Vietnam Center Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 25 Oct. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=999VI2448>.
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999VI2448, Vietnam Center Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
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