Vietnam Folly by Senator Ernest Gruening and Herbert W. Beaser. "Vietnam Folly...Despite the unhappy nature of the subject, reads like an adventure story of political intrigue. With shattering directness the Senator from Alaska and his able co-author trace the events that have brought the might United States to ever deepening, widening, costlier involvement in Southeast Asia. Neither parties nor personalities are spared. Presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson; Secretaries Acheson, Dulles, Rusk, and McNamara; each played his role in the drama and each is made to bear his share of the responsibility. Vietnam Folly is living history It will be remembered as among the most courageous books ever written by an elected public official. 664 pp. with index.
VIETNAM FOLLY BY SENATOR ERNEST GRUENING
- Binding: Hardcover; Book Condition: Very Good; Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, taped tears and edge-wear (see images); Publication Date: 1968; Edition: First Edition; Publisher: The National Press Inc