By Edmund F. Wehrle
"Stunning in its study and complex in its research, Between a River and a Mountain is likely one of the top stories we have now of work and the Vietnam War."
--Robert ok. Brigham, Shirley Ecker Boskey Professor of background and diplomacy, Vassar College
"Skillfully mixing diplomatic and exertions background, Wehrle's booklet is a important contribution to the ever-widening literature at the Vietnam War."
--George Herring, collage of Kentucky
"Wehrle has written a compelling and unique learn of the AFL-CIO, the South Vietnamese exertions flow and the Vietnam War."
--Judith Stein, Professor of heritage, urban collage and Graduate college of town college of latest York
"With this crucial publication, Edmund Wehrle supplies us the 1st full-fledged scholarly exam of prepared labor's courting to the Vietnam warfare. in line with deep examine in U.S. and overseas files, and awarded in transparent and sleek prose, among a River and a Mountain provides very much to our realizing of the way the AFL-CIO approached the battle and in flip was once essentially altered by way of its staunch help for Americanization. neither is it basically an American tale that Wehrle tells, for he additionally offers interesting details at the Vietnamese Confederation of work and its sometimes-strained family members with U.S. labor."
--Fredrik Logevall, Cornell University
Edmund F. Wehrle is Assistant Professor of heritage, jap Illinois University.
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Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War by Edmund F. Wehrle