Hartke, Vance
April 1967
Saturday Evening Post;4/22/1967, Vol. 240 Issue 8, p10
Criticizes the U.S. government's defense spending from its participation in the Vietnam war as of April 1967. Cost of bombing missions; Economic impact of the war; Opposition of the author to an increase in the defense budget.


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