A Great Place To Have A War

Author: Joshua Kurlantzick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451667892
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The untold story of how America’s secret war in Laos in the 1960s transformed the CIA from a loose collection of spies into a military operation and a key player in American foreign policy.

A Great Place To Have A War

Author: Joshua Kurlantzick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451667868
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Kurlantzick shows how the brutal war lasted nearly two decades, killed one-tenth of Laos's total population, and changed the nature of the CIA forever.

A Great Place To Have A War

Author: Joshua Kurlantzick
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9781451667882
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This is what President Eisenhower believed when he approved the CIA’s Operation Momentum, creating an army of ethnic Hmong to fight communist forces there.

The Ideal Man

Author: Joshua Kurlantzick
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118098099
Size: 20.39 MB
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Highlights a pivotal moment in Cold War history that set a course for American foreign policy that is still being followed today Explores the dynamics that put Thailand at the center of the Cold War and the fighting in neighboring Laos that ...

Shooting At The Moon

Author: Roger Warner
Publisher: Steerforth Italia
ISBN:
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In Shooting at the Moon, Roger Warner chronicles a covert operation that used Hmong villagers as guerrilla fighters against the North during the Vietnamese War.

Covert Ops

Author: James E. Parker
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312963408
Size: 47.13 MB
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A veteran of Sky, a cadre of CIA agents, reveals the untold story of the covert war in Laos, taking readers inside the often mind-boggling world of extraordinary men living and dying on the edge and capturing the brutal essence of war.

Back Fire

Author: Roger Warner
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Documenting the secret war the United States waged in Laos from 1960 to 1973, an account reveals guerrilla raids, warring princes, and a CIA operative who raised an army in a series of events that led to the Vietnam War. 20,000 first ...

Twilight Warriors

Author: James Kitfield
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465096549
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The result of fifteen years of reporting, Twilight Warriors is the untold story of the tight-knit brotherhood that changed the way America fights.

Tragic Mountains

Author: Jane Hamilton-Merritt
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253207562
Size: 31.26 MB
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Examines the Hmong's struggle for freedom and survival from 1942 to the present