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Lyndon Johnson and Europe

in the shadow of Vietnam

by Thomas Alan Schwartz

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Johnson, Lyndon B. 1908-1973,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Diplomatic history,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1963-1969,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Europe,
    • Europe -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-316) and index.

      StatementThomas Alan Schwartz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE846 .S38 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination339 p. :
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3565682M
      ISBN 100674010744
      LC Control Number2002038814


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