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The Pentagon papers

Neil Sheehan

The Pentagon papers

the secret history of the Vietnam War

by Neil Sheehan

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Foreign relations

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesContains selections from: New York times., Pentagon Papers as published by the New York times.
    Statementbased on investigative reporting by Neil Sheehan, E. W. Kenworthy, Fox Butterfield, and Hendrick Smith ; with a new foreword by James L. Greenfield, New York times editor and founder of The Independent Journalism Foundation
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.8.V5 P4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 810 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages810
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26941539M
    ISBN 101631582925
    ISBN 109781631582929
    OCLC/WorldCa1015250839


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Drawn from Katharine Graham’s Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Personal History, a dramatic account of how she piloted the Washington Post through the Pentagon Papers and Watergate crises. After inheriting the Post from her father, and assuming its leadership in after the death of her husband, Graham found herself unexpectedly playing a role.

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The basis for the film The Post, The Pentagon Papers are a series of articles, documents, and studies examining the Johnson Administration's lies to the public about the extent of US involvement in the Vietnam War, bringing to light shocking conclusions about America's true role in the conflict.

The Pentagon Papers, officially titled "Report of the Office of the Secretary of Defense Vietnam Task Force", was commissioned by Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara in In June ofsmall portions of the report were leaked to the press and widely distributed.

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The basis for the film The Post by Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg, The Pentagon Papers are a series of articles, documents, and studies Brand: Racehorse. Neil Sheehan is the author of A Fiery Peace in a Cold War and A Bright Shining Lie, which won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction in He spent three years in Vietnam as a war correspondent for United Press International and The New York Times and won numerous awards for his reporting.

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Blanton Compiled by John Prados, Eddie Meadows, William Burr, and Michael Evans. Inside the Pentagon papers User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. On Jthe New York Times printed its first installment of the Pentagon Papers, a massive narrative of this country's often misguided Vietnam policies from the Truman through the Johnson.

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They were first stored in the Manhattan apartment of the paper’s foreign editor, James L. Greenfield, who described the episode in the foreword to the book “The Pentagon Papers: The Secret.

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