Politics of War: The Story of Two Wars Which Altered Forever the Political Life of the American Republic / Edition 1

Politics of War: The Story of Two Wars Which Altered Forever the Political Life of the American Republic / Edition 1

by Walter Karp, Lewis Lapham
     
 

ISBN-10: 1879957558

ISBN-13: 9781879957558

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Harper's Magazine Foundation

Politics of War describes the emergence of the United States as a world power between the years 1890 and 1920-our contrivance of the Spanish-American War and our gratuitous entrance into World War I-and by filling in the back story of an era in which mendacious oligarchy organized the country's politics in a manner convenient to its own indolence and greed, Karp

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Politics of War describes the emergence of the United States as a world power between the years 1890 and 1920-our contrivance of the Spanish-American War and our gratuitous entrance into World War I-and by filling in the back story of an era in which mendacious oligarchy organized the country's politics in a manner convenient to its own indolence and greed, Karp offers a clearer understanding of our current political circumstance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781879957558
Publisher:
Harper's Magazine Foundation
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
792,368
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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