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Unformatted text preview: No invasion of North permitted o Counterinsurgency Pacification, civil action (hearts and mind) LBJ didnt want to mobilize the country o No declaration of war o No mobilization of reserves Lessons of Korea ignored o The US should not get involved in a land war in Asia To understand a war, study the war before. Before Vietnam War was the Cold War Korean War o Summer of 1950 started o US fear of influence in the Pacific Korea unmentioned o Russia overran army in Korea o Pushed Koreans back to the Pusan River o LBJ l earned never to get involved in a war without Congress approval....
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course HTS 3015 taught by Professor Flamming during the Summer '11 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.
- Summer '11