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[Past Event] How Wars End: From Vietnam to Iraq and Afghanistan

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Vietnamization was Richard Nixon's term for his policy to end the American war in Vietnam. How that policy worked and did not work has affected policies and decisions on ending American military deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan. This talk will consider those specific case studies and the general question of how most wars end.


Tuition: $10.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Monday, Aug. 26 *10:00am - noon* (1 session*)


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey


David Anderson, Ph.D., is Professor of History Emeritus at CSUMB and Senior Lecturer of National Security Affairs at the Naval Postgraduate School. He is past president of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations and the author or editor of 12 books on Asian history. His most recent book, "Vietnamization: Politics, Strategy, Legacy" will be published in November.