The True Flag

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627792171
Size: 65.47 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: 71.91 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: 41.23 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: 79.28 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: 1118144406
Size: 58.70 MB
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This is the first full-length account of the CIA's coup d'etat in Iran in 1953—a covert operation whose consequences are still with us today.

The War Lovers

Author: Evan Thomas
Publisher: Little Brown
ISBN: 9780316165419
Size: 58.93 MB
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From the bestselling author of "Sea of Thunder" comes a riveting narrative about America's ferocious drive towards empire during the Gilded Age, and the uncanny resemblance of the Spanish-American War to the Iraq War of today.

Mark Twain And The Colonel

Author: Philip McFarland
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442212284
Size: 32.21 MB
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In Mark Twain and the Colonel, Philip McFarland tells the story of the rich years of American history between 1890 and 1910 through the fully engaged involvement of two of its most vital participants.

Honor In The Dust

Author: Gregg Jones
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101575123
Size: 72.17 MB
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From Admiral George Dewey's legendary naval victory in Manila Bay to the Rough Riders' heroic charge up San Juan Hill, from Roosevelt's rise to the presidency to charges of U.S. military misconduct in the Philippines, Honor in the Dust ...

The Book That Changed America

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698186672
Size: 53.72 MB
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Creating a rich tableau of nineteenth-century American intellectual culture, as well as providing a fascinating biography of perhaps the single most important idea of that time, The Book That Changed America is also an account of issues and ...

Habits Of Empire

Author: Walter Nugent
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307269493
Size: 20.63 MB
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Thorough, enlightening, and well-sourced, this book explains the deep roots of American imperialism as no other has done. From the Trade Paperback edition.