Cover: North Vietnam and the Pathet Lao: Partners in the Struggle for Laos, from Harvard University PressCover: North Vietnam and the Pathet Lao in E-DITION

North Vietnam and the Pathet Lao

Partners in the Struggle for Laos

Product Details

E-DITION

$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674493278

Publication Date: 01/01/1970

262 pages

RAND Corporation

World

Available from De Gruyter »

Media Requests:

Related Subjects

Harvard University Press has partnered with De Gruyter to make available for sale worldwide virtually all in-copyright HUP books that had become unavailable since their original publication. The 2,800 titles in the “e-ditions” program can be purchased individually as PDF eBooks or as hardcover reprint (“print-on-demand”) editions via the “Available from De Gruyter” link above. They are also available to institutions in ten separate subject-area packages that reflect the entire spectrum of the Press’s catalog. More about the E-ditions Program »

  • Abbreviations
    • 1. Introduction
  • I. The Past
    • 2. The Setting of the Lao Revolutionary Movement
    • 3. The Growth of the Lao Revolutionary Movement and the Vietnamese Role
    • 4. The Drive for Independence: The Viet Minh and the Pathet Lao, 1949–1954
    • 5. North Vietnam and the Lao Communists’ Bid for Power, 1954–1962
  • II. The Present
    • 6. The Context of the Current Struggle
    • 7. North Vietnamese Advice and Support
    • 8. The North Vietnamese Military Adviser in Laos: A First-Hand Account
    • 9. The North Vietnamese Military Presence
    • 10. The Relationship, Public and Secret
    • 11. An Assessment
  • Appendixes
    • A. Selective List of Persons Interviewed or Consulted
    • B. The Lao Communist Movement—A Basic Chronology
    • C. Partial List of Participants in the First Resistance Congress of Laos (August 13, 1950)
    • D. North Vietnamese Prisoners and Defectors in Laos Prior to the 1962 Geneva Conference
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

A stack of five bestselling titles from Harvard University Press against a hot pink textured background

Ringing in the New Year with HUP’s 2022 Bestsellers

There is no better way for readers to usher in the new year than by looking back to the books that defined the last. For Harvard University Press, our 2022 bestsellers make up a diverse list of books across time and discipline.