Vietnam: The Advisory Years to 1965

Robert Futrell (1917 - 1999)

This book explains the policy of the United States and France toward Vietnam beginning after World War II until the beginning of America's entry into the Vietnam War in 1965. Summary by Craig Campbell

Genre(s): War & Military, Modern (20th C)

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Foreword and Preface Tatiana Chichilla
00:03:00
Play 01 Part One The Truman Years Origins of The American Commitment to Vietnam Craig Campbell
00:25:42
Play 02 Part Two: The Eisenhower Years Dien Bien Phu Craig Campbell
00:46:02
Play 03 The Geneva Agreements and French Withdrawal Tatiana Chichilla
00:24:34
Play 04 U.S. Command Problems in the Pacific: Emphasis on Southeast Asia
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00:25:40
Play 05 Strained Civil-Military Relations in South Vietnam 1957- 1960
dqtcat
00:27:20
Play 06 Part Three: The Kennedy Years Initial Challenges and Actions Ciufi Galeazzi
00:46:30
Play 07 Opening Farm Gate Ciufi Galeazzi
00:20:50
Play 08 The Taylor Mission KevinS
00:20:32
Play 09 US. Command Arrangements: 2d ADVON and MACV Graham McMillan
00:29:15
Play 10 Tactical Air Control, Mule Train, and Ranch Hand Graham McMillan
00:40:52
Play 11 Air Policy: Too Cautious? Tatiana Chichilla
00:19:19
Play 12 Farm Gate and the Vietnamese Air Force Tatiana Chichilla
00:21:28
Play 13 Air Operations, 1962: Interdiction, Strikes, and Reconnaissance
Bob
00:52:35
Play 14 Ap Bac and Related Matters
Bob
00:50:41
Play 15 Air Operations, 1963
Bob
00:58:24
Play 16 Collapse of the Diem Government KevinS
00:27:20
Play 17 Part Four: The Johnson Years Objectives Confirmed, Methods Expanded Paul Hampton
00:38:38
Play 18 The War in Vietnam, 1964 KevinS
01:00:14
Play 19 The Gulf of Tonkin Incident Ciufi Galeazzi
00:28:28
Play 20 Diffusion of Air Assets Paul Hampton
00:46:57
Play 21 End of The Advisory Phase BettyB
00:56:49
Play 22 Appendix 1 Growth of Major United States Air Force and Vietnamese Air Force Units to February 1965 Craig Campbell
00:26:33
Play 23 Appendix 2 Development of a Viet Cong Antiaircraft Capability 1962-1965 Craig Campbell
00:08:46