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The untold history of the United States

Autor: Oliver Stone; Peter J Kuznick
Editorial: New York : Gallery Books, 2012.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Inglés (eng) : 1st Gallery Books hardcover edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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In this companion to the ten-part documentary series the authors outline a "people's history" of the American empire and its rise and decline, aided by the latest archival findings and recently declassified documents and scholarly research. They challenge the prevailing orthodoxies of traditional history books in this look at the dark side of American history. They introduce readers to a pantheon of heroes and  Leer más
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Género/Forma: History
Tipo de material: Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Oliver Stone; Peter J Kuznick
ISBN: 9781451613513 1451613512
Número OCLC: 769289599
Notas: Companion to the documentary series of the same name.
Descripción: xxxiii, 750 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contenido: Roots of empire: "war is a racket" --
World War I: Wilson vs Lenin --
The New Deal: "I welcome their hatred" --
World War II: who really defeated Germany? --
The Bomb: the tragedy of a small man --
The Cold War: who started it? --
Eisenhower: a not so pretty picture --
JFK: "the most dangerous moment in history" --
LBJ: empire derailed --
Nixon and Kissinger: The 'madman" and the psychopath" --
Collapse of detente: darkness at noon --
The Reagan years: death squads for democracy --
The Cold War ends: squandered opportunities --
The Bush-Cheney debacle: "the gates of hell are open in Iraq" --
Obama: managing a wounded empire.
Responsabilidad: Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick.
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""The Untold History of the United States" is one of the most important books of our time. Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick disabuse us of the popular notion that this country has always been a force Leer más

 
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