Rogues' Gallery: America's Foes from George III to Saddam Husseinby Larry Hedrick
Pub. Date: 02/28/1998
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Presents the epic of Americas struggles with the foreign foes who challenged it to greatness or lured it toward possible disaster. Here are finely drawn portraits of such mythic figures as George III, Americas last king & first national enemy; Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, who 6 years after his victory at the Alamo conducted a huge funeral to honor his amputated leg; Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, George IIIs great-great- grandson; Hideki Tojo, a diehard militarist, who after Hiroshima urged the Japanese people to live out their lives in caves rather than capitulate to the U.S., Fidel Castro, Saddam Hussein, & more.
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