LEGACIES OF WAR

@article{Khamvongsa2009LEGACIESOW,
  title={LEGACIES OF WAR},
  author={Channapha Khamvongsa and Elaine Russell},
  journal={Critical Asian Studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={41},
  pages={281 - 306}
}
In this article nongovernmental organization (NGO) workers Channapha Khamvongsa and Elaine Russell discuss the massive illegal U.S. bombing of Laos between 1964 and 1973 and its lingering human, economic, and ecological toll. They survey the history of foreign intervention in Laos, with special emphasis on the cold war-era civil war and U.S. intervention. The authors describe continuing civilian casualties and obstacles to development posed by unexploded ordnance (UXO) in Laos, and detail… 

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