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TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Introduction 1 Chapter One "The Kind of Asian We Can Live With": Diem Wins American Support 18 Chapter Two "Let Our People Go!": The Geneva Accords and Passage to Freedom 48 Chapter Three "This Fellow Is Impossible": The Collins Mission 77 Chapter Four "Miracle Man": Diem's Regime in Myth and Reality 109 Chapter Five "Truth Shall Burst Forth in Irresistible Waves of Hatred": Cracks in the Façade 146 Chapter Six "A Scenario of Torture, Persecution, and Worse": The Diem Experiment in Decline 179 Chapter Seven "No Respectable Turning Back": Collapse of the Diem Experiment 209 Conclusion 246 Bibliographical Essay 253
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Vietnam (Republic) -- Politics and government.
Ngäao, ¹âainh Diáoäaem, 1901-1963.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam (Republic).
Vietnam (Republic) -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- United States.