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War is a force that gives us meaning

Autore: Chris Hedges
Editore: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2002.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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A veteran "New York Times" war correspondent presents a thought-provoking reflection on how life is lived during times of war, and tackles the ugly truths about humanity's love affair with war, offering a sophisticated, intelligent meditation on the subject that is also gritty, powerful, and unforgettable. Hedges, a long-time foreign correspondent for </The New York Times/>, draws on his own experiences in  Per saperne di più…
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Persona nominata: Chris Hedges; Chris Hedges
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Chris Hedges
ISBN: 1586480499 9781586480493
Numero OCLC: 50124276
Descrizione: 211 pages ; 22 cm
Contenuti: The myth of war --
The plague of nationalism --
The destruction of culture --
The seduction of battle and the perversion of war --
The hijacking and recovery of memory --
The cause --
The Eros and Thanatos.
Responsabilità: Chris Hedges.
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Chris Hedges of "The New York Times" has seen war up close and has been troubled by what he has seen: friends, enemies, colleagues, and strangers intoxicated on war's heady brew. Here, he tackles the  Per saperne di più…

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