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Portraits of empire : unmasking imperial illusions from the "American century" to the "War on terror"

Author: Michael K Smith
Publisher: Monroe, ME : Common Courage Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A dramatic re-enactment of historical episodes presented as a -mosaic of snapshots. The focus is institutionalized injustice and -rebellions against it. Five essays are interspersed with the vignettes. Vivid, full of revealing quotes from political elites and dissidents."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Michael K.
Portraits of empire.
Monroe, ME : Common Courage Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)654239023
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael K Smith
ISBN: 1567512216 9781567512212 1567512208 9781567512205
OCLC Number: 52533637
Notes: Revised edition of: The greatest story never told : a people's history of the American empire 1945-1999."
Description: 391 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction--American Mythology vs American History --
Post-War: Years Of Hysteria --
The Sixties: Years Of Upheaval --
The Seventies: Years Of Stalemate --
The Eighties: Years Of Reaction --
The Nineties: Years Of Illusion --
The New Millenium: Years In The Making.
Other Titles: Unmasking imperial illusions from the "American century" to the "War on terror"
Responsibility: Michael K. Smith.
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"A dramatic re-enactment of historical episodes presented as a -mosaic of snapshots. The focus is institutionalized injustice and -rebellions against it. Five essays are interspersed with the vignettes. Vivid, full of revealing quotes from political elites and dissidents."--Jacket.

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