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Confessions of an economic hit man

Author: John Perkins; Brian Emerson
Publisher: [Ashland] : Blackstone, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the inside story of how America turned from a respected republic into a feared empire. John Perkins should know, he was an economic hit man. His job was to convince countries that are strategically important to the U.S., from Indonesia to Panama, to accept enormous loans for infrastructure development and to make sure that the lucrative projects were contracted to Halliburton, Bechtel, Brown and Root, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Material Type: Biography, Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Perkins; Brian Emerson
ISBN: 0786134852 9780786134854
OCLC Number: 60501420
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Brian Emerson.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 133553 KB; MP3 file size: 261729 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: John Perkins.

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This is the inside story of how America turned from a respected republic into a feared empire. John Perkins should know, he was an economic hit man. His job was to convince countries that are strategically important to the U.S., from Indonesia to Panama, to accept enormous loans for infrastructure development and to make sure that the lucrative projects were contracted to Halliburton, Bechtel, Brown and Root, and other United States engineering and construction companies.

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