Neil Sheehan Papers 1920-1993 (bulk 1960-1993)

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Neil Sheehan Papers, 1920-1993, (bulk 1960-1993)

Neil Sheehan Papers 1920-1993 (bulk 1960-1993)

Author and journalist.Correspondence, drafts of writings, notes, research material, interview transcripts, and other papers relating to Sheehan's writings concerning the Vietnam War, especially his books, (1988) and (1992), and to publication of the Pentagon Papers. A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam After the War Was Over: Hanoi and Saigon

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