This month’s History title


The road not taken : Edward Lansdale and the American tragedy in Vietnam

by Boot, Max

A biography of Edward Lansdale, the CIA operative. Boot chronicles his rise and fall as a proponent of a visionary “hearts and minds” diplomacy in Vietnam who was ultimately overruled by the American military bureaucracy, which favored bombs and troop build-ups over winning the people’s trust.


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