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The Resource Dismantling the empire : America's last best hope, Chalmers Johnson

Dismantling the empire : America's last best hope, Chalmers Johnson

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Dismantling the empire : America's last best hope
Title
Dismantling the empire
Title remainder
America's last best hope
Statement of responsibility
Chalmers Johnson
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Dismantling the empire
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Americas last best hope
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author argues that our secret operations in Iraq and elsewhere around the globe will continue to exact a price at home unless President Obama begins to crack down on the Pentagon before it successfully dismantles the American Dream
Tone
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384626
Cataloging source
NOV
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1931-2010
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Johnson, Chalmers
Dewey number
973.92
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • United States
  • Imperialism
  • Intervention (International law)
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America's last best hope
Label
Dismantling the empire : America's last best hope, Chalmers Johnson
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The suicide option -- What we did -- Blowback world -- Empire v. democracy -- The smash of civilizations -- Peddling democracy -- Spies, rogues, and mercenaries -- Agency of rogues -- An imperialist comedy -- Warning : mercenaries at work -- Baseworld -- America's empire of bases -- America's unwelcome advances -- Baseless expenditures -- The Pentagon takes us down -- Going bankrupt -- The military-industrial man -- We have the money (if only we didn't waste it on the defense budget) -- Economic death spiral at the Pentagon -- How to end it -- Dismantling the empire
Control code
000045243005
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780805093032
Label
Dismantling the empire : America's last best hope, Chalmers Johnson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The suicide option -- What we did -- Blowback world -- Empire v. democracy -- The smash of civilizations -- Peddling democracy -- Spies, rogues, and mercenaries -- Agency of rogues -- An imperialist comedy -- Warning : mercenaries at work -- Baseworld -- America's empire of bases -- America's unwelcome advances -- Baseless expenditures -- The Pentagon takes us down -- Going bankrupt -- The military-industrial man -- We have the money (if only we didn't waste it on the defense budget) -- Economic death spiral at the Pentagon -- How to end it -- Dismantling the empire
Control code
000045243005
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780805093032

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