The U.S. Secret War in Laos during the American War in Vietnam

Lecture Description

The deployment of nearly three million troops in southern Vietnam makes visible American military engagement there. What continues to be overlooked is the years of covert operations in Laos from historical analyses of the war. This lecture examines the pivotal role that activities in Laos played in support of the larger war efforts in Vietnam.  


Vietnam War

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