New PDF release: Britain in Vietnam: Prelude to Disaster, 1945–46 (Military

By Peter Neville

ISBN-10: 0415358485

ISBN-13: 9780415358484

ISBN-10: 0415487471

ISBN-13: 9780415487474

This e-book is a learn of the situations resulting in British intervention in Vietnam in 1945, and the path and results of this intervention.

The first a part of the paintings hyperlinks French colonialism with the local communist insurgency, whereas reading British and overseas workplace attitudes in the direction of French Indochina. The research then seems on the key Anglo-American wartime courting referring to Indochina and its impression. the second one half the e-book makes a speciality of the neighborhood difficulties confronted via the British in Southern Indochina, and no matter if commanding basic Douglas Gracey was once to blame (as critics have steered) of collusion with French colonialism. It additionally examines the broader difficulties associated with to be had army assets, and the debatable problems with the function of the OSS and using jap troops to maintain legislation and order. eventually, the ebook makes a groundbreaking hyperlink among British intervention and the outbreak of the French-Vietminh conflict in 1946.

Britain in Vietnam might be of curiosity to scholars of British overseas coverage, army background and South-East Asian background in general.

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