The Resource End of a war : Indochina, 1954, Philippe Devillers and Jean Lacouture ; translated by Alexander Lieven and Adam Roberts

End of a war : Indochina, 1954, Philippe Devillers and Jean Lacouture ; translated by Alexander Lieven and Adam Roberts

Label
End of a war : Indochina, 1954
Title
End of a war
Title remainder
Indochina, 1954
Statement of responsibility
Philippe Devillers and Jean Lacouture ; translated by Alexander Lieven and Adam Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1920-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Devillers, Philippe
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS550
LC item number
.D463
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lacouture, Jean
  • Lieven, Alexander
  • Roberts, Adam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genf
  • Indochinese War
  • Indochinese War, 1946-1954
  • Oorlogen
  • Geschichte 1954
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
  • Indochina
Label
End of a war : Indochina, 1954, Philippe Devillers and Jean Lacouture ; translated by Alexander Lieven and Adam Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
An expanded English version of La fin d'une guerre; Indochine 1954, by Jean Lacouture and Philippe Devillers, first published in 1960
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 399-403
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From colonial expedition to world conflict -- Seven years of blindness -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- The road to negotiation -- The pleven mission -- Operation vulture -- On the brink -- Between the unattainable and the unacceptable -- The Geneva conference -- A lakeside rendezvous -- The two of clubs and the three of diamonds -- Bidault and Dong lay down their cards -- Military moves in Indochina -- Bidault's trump card -- Toward partition -- Washington backs out -- Bidault leaves the game -- Vietminh and Chinese initiatives -- Mendes-France: one month to make peace -- A disappointing tete-a-tete with the Vietminh -- Bringing the English and the Americans into France's game -- Scaling the parallels -- One hundred and sixty hours to go -- The clocks of the Palais des Nations -- The compromise -- America takes over -- The Manila pact -- France's associate -- The sainteny mission -- Transfers of power -- The creation of a dictator -- Full circle
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 412 pages
Lccn
69012705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00004550
  • (OCoLC)ocm00004550
Label
End of a war : Indochina, 1954, Philippe Devillers and Jean Lacouture ; translated by Alexander Lieven and Adam Roberts
Publication
Note
An expanded English version of La fin d'une guerre; Indochine 1954, by Jean Lacouture and Philippe Devillers, first published in 1960
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 399-403
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From colonial expedition to world conflict -- Seven years of blindness -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- The road to negotiation -- The pleven mission -- Operation vulture -- On the brink -- Between the unattainable and the unacceptable -- The Geneva conference -- A lakeside rendezvous -- The two of clubs and the three of diamonds -- Bidault and Dong lay down their cards -- Military moves in Indochina -- Bidault's trump card -- Toward partition -- Washington backs out -- Bidault leaves the game -- Vietminh and Chinese initiatives -- Mendes-France: one month to make peace -- A disappointing tete-a-tete with the Vietminh -- Bringing the English and the Americans into France's game -- Scaling the parallels -- One hundred and sixty hours to go -- The clocks of the Palais des Nations -- The compromise -- America takes over -- The Manila pact -- France's associate -- The sainteny mission -- Transfers of power -- The creation of a dictator -- Full circle
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 412 pages
Lccn
69012705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00004550
  • (OCoLC)ocm00004550

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