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The Resource War and the American presidency, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr

War and the American presidency, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr

Label
War and the American presidency
Title
War and the American presidency
Statement of responsibility
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian explores the war in Iraq, the presidency of George W. Bush, and the future of democracy warning readers about the dangers of America's policy shift from containment to preventive war, discussing Bush's revival of the "imperial presidency," and urging for continued patriotism in the face of dissent. Reprint. 25,000 first printing
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
174212
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1917-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlesinger, Arthur M.
Dewey number
327.1/6/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ1480
LC item number
.S35 2005b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Unilateral acts (International law)
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • War and emergency powers
  • Presidents
  • Democracy
Target audience
adult
Label
War and the American presidency, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0612/2006275001.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "With a new chapter"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Unilateralism : the oldest doctrine in American foreign policy -- Eyeless in Iraq : the Bush doctrine and its consequences -- The imperial presidency redux -- Patriotism and dissent in wartime -- How to democratize American democracy -- Has democracy a future? -- The inscrutability of history
Control code
2006275001
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
186 p.
Isbn
9780393327694
Lccn
2006275001
Label
War and the American presidency, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0612/2006275001.html
Publication
Note
  • "With a new chapter"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Unilateralism : the oldest doctrine in American foreign policy -- Eyeless in Iraq : the Bush doctrine and its consequences -- The imperial presidency redux -- Patriotism and dissent in wartime -- How to democratize American democracy -- Has democracy a future? -- The inscrutability of history
Control code
2006275001
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
186 p.
Isbn
9780393327694
Lccn
2006275001

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