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Author: Tom Engelhardt
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Haymarket Books ; [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Distribution in the U.S. through Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, 2010.
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Tom Engelhardt, creator of the vital website TomDispatch.com, takes a scalpel to the American urge to dominate the globe. Tracing developments from 9/11 to late last night, this is an unforgettable anatomy of a disaster that is yet to end. Since 2001, Tom Englehardt has written regular reports for his popular site TomDispatch that have provided badly needed insight into US militarism and its effects, both at home  Read more...
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Engelhardt, Tom, 1944-
American way of war.
Chicago, IL : Haymarket Books ; [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Distribution in the U.S. through Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, 2010
(DLC) 2010024935
(OCoLC)642352246
Named Person: George W Bush; Barack Obama; George W Bush; Barack Obama
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Engelhardt
ISBN: 9781608461110 1608461114
OCLC Number: 680284041
Description: 1 online resource (222 pages)
Contents: Is America hooked on war? --
Shock and awe : how we got hit --
How to garrison a planet --
Air war, barbarity, and collateral damage --
The language of war, American-style --
The Bush legacy : what they did (wrong) --
Obama's war --
Living in the shadow of war --
Premature withdrawal.
Responsibility: Tom Engelhardt.

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Tom Engelhardt, creator of the vital website TomDispatch.com, takes a scalpel to the American urge to dominate the globe. Tracing developments from 9/11 to late last night, this is an unforgettable anatomy of a disaster that is yet to end. Since 2001, Tom Englehardt has written regular reports for his popular site TomDispatch that have provided badly needed insight into US militarism and its effects, both at home and abroad. When others were celebrating the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, he warned of the enormous dangers of both occupations. In The American Way of War, Engelhardt documents.

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