What went wrong in Vietnam?
Michael Lind casts new light on one of the most contentious episodes in American
history in this controversial bestseller.
In this groundgreaking reinterpretation of America's most disatrous and
controversial war, Michael Lind demolishes enduring myths and put the Vietnam
War in its proper context -- as part of the global conflict between the Soviet
Union and the United States. Lind reveals the deep cultural divisions within the
United States that made the Cold War consensus so fragile and explains how and
why American public support for the war in Indochina declined. Even more
stunning is his provacative argument that the United