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“On Vietnam.” Partisan Review 32 (fall), 638-39, 641-43, 645-46. Essay written in response to “Statement by the Editors of Partisan Review” on Vietnam and the Dominican Republic in the summer number. Mailer is one of 14 to respond. Rpt: As “A Happy Solution to Vietnam: From a Partisan Review Symposium” in 66.11 and 68.11. “Mailer’s Reply,” which follows a reprinting of the editor’s statement, prefigures his argument against the war in The Armies of the Night (68.8).