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The best and the brightest

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New York : Random House, [1972].
[1st ed.]
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688 pages ; 25 cm.
Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction
973.922 H1576b 1972
Special Collections - Grantha
Special Coll. 973.922 H1576b 1972
David Halberstam's masterpiece, the defining history of the making of the Vietnam tragedy, with a new Foreword by Senator John McCain. Using portraits of America's flawed policy makers and accounts of the forces that drove them, The Best and the Brightest reckons magnificently with the most important abiding question of our country's recent history: Why did America become mired in Vietnam, and why did we lose? As the definitive single-volume answer to that question, this enthralling book has never been superseded. It is an American classic.
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0140069836 (Penguin pbk.), 0394461630


Includes bibliographical references (p. [673]-678) and index.
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Halberstam, D. (1972). The best and the brightest. [1st ed.] New York: Random House.

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Halberstam, David. 1972. The Best and the Brightest. New York: Random House.

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Halberstam, David, The Best and the Brightest. New York: Random House, 1972.

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Halberstam, David. The Best and the Brightest. [1st ed.] New York: Random House, 1972. Print.

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