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Most dangerous : Daniel Ellsberg and the secret history of the Vietnam War / Steve Sheinkin.

Sheinkin, Steve. (Author). Porter, Ray, 1965- (Added Author).

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Summary:

On June 13, 1971, the front page of the New York Times announced the existence of a 7,000-page collection of documents containing a secret history of the Vietnam War. Known as The Pentagon Papers, these documents had been comissioned by Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara. Chronicling every action the government had taken in the Vietnam War, they revealed a pattern of deception spanning over twenty years and four presidencies, and forever changed the relationship between American citizens and the politicans claiming to represent their interests.
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553552751
  • ISBN: 0553552759
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs (7 hr., 52 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Listening Library, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Executive producer, Aaron Blank ; director, Tony Hudz.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Ray Porter.
Summary, etc.:
On June 13, 1971, the front page of the New York Times announced the existence of a 7,000-page collection of documents containing a secret history of the Vietnam War. Known as The Pentagon Papers, these documents had been comissioned by Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara. Chronicling every action the government had taken in the Vietnam War, they revealed a pattern of deception spanning over twenty years and four presidencies, and forever changed the relationship between American citizens and the politicans claiming to represent their interests.
Target Audience Note:
9-12.
Subject: Ellsberg, Daniel.
Pentagon Papers.
Whistle blowing > United States > History > 20th century.
Rand Corporation > Employees > Biography.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > United States.
United States > Foreign relations > Vietnam.
Vietnam > Foreign relations > United States.
United States > Politics and government > 1969-1974.
Ellsberg, Daniel.
Rand Corporation.
Vietnam War (1961-1975)
Pentagon Papers.
Diplomatic relations.
Employees.
Politics and government.
Whistle blowing.
United States.
Vietnam.
Genre: Biographies.
Audiobooks.
Audiobooks.
Biography.
History.
Biographies.

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