The True Flag

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627792171
Size: 67.85 MB
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Revealing a piece of forgotten history, Stephen Kinzer transports us to the dawn of the twentieth century, when the United States first found itself with the chance to dominate faraway lands. That prospect thrilled some Americans.

The True Flag

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1627792163
Size: 73.68 MB
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Recalls the forgotten political debate at the beginning of the twentieth century over America's role in the world, with the country's political and intellectual leaders advocating either imperial expansion or restraint.

Overthrow

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429905374
Size: 18.57 MB
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In Overthrow, Stephen Kinzer tells the stories of the audacious politicians, spies, military commanders, and business executives who took it upon themselves to depose monarchs, presidents, and prime ministers.

The Statesman And The Storyteller

Author: Mark Zwonitzer
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1616205989
Size: 62.31 MB
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Written with a keen eye--Mark Zwonitzer is also an award-winning documentary filmmaker--and informed by the author’s deep understanding of the patterns of history, The Statesman and the Storyteller has the compelling pace of a novel, the ...

All The Shah S Men

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 047018549X
Size: 64.68 MB
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"A very gripping read . . . a cautionary tale for our current leaders." —The New York Times As zealots in Washington intensify their preparations for an American attack on Iran, the story of the CIA's 1953 coup—with its many cautionary ...

The War Lovers

Author: Evan Thomas
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 031608798X
Size: 28.94 MB
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Now, bestselling historian Evan Thomas brings us the full story of this monumental turning point in American history.

Honor In The Dust

Author: Gregg Jones
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101575123
Size: 69.68 MB
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This is the story of what happened when a powerful young country and its zealous young president were forced to face the high cost of their ambitions.”—Candice Millard, New York Times Book Review On the eve of a new century, an up-and ...

Confronting Imperialism

Author: Jim Zwick
Publisher: Infinity Pub
ISBN: 9780741444103
Size: 48.49 MB
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In this collection of essays, Jim Zwick, editor of the first collection of Mark Twain¿s writings on the war, explores the history of the Anti-Imperialist League, Twain¿s anti-imperialist writings, and their continuing influence and ...