Wilfred Burchett 1946

The Furtive War

The United States in Laos and Vietnam

Source: The Furtive War Wilfred G. Burchett;
Published: by International Publishers, New York 1963;
Transcribed: by Emerson Tung for 2007.

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  Author's Preface

Part One: South Vietnam

1. Operation Sunrise

2. Background to a "Quiet War"

3. War Against Trees

4. Personalism and Personalities

5. Liberation Front

6. Minority Rights and Wrongs

7. Back to Dien Bien Phu

8. North Looks South

Part Two: Laos in Perspective

9. Counter-Revolution

10. Stranger than Fiction

11. Hard Road to Victory in Laos