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Washington rules : [America's path to permanent war]

Author: Andrew J Bacevich; Sean Runnette; Macmillan Audio (Firm)
Publisher: New York, NY : Macmillan Audio, ℗2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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The author critically examines the Washington consensus on national security, which has remained unchanged for the last half century, and explains why challenging it is an urgent priority. He examines the preconceptions, biases, and habits underlying our pervasive faith in military might and challenges the usefulness of our militarism, which, he argues, has become increasingly unaffordable and dangerous.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew J Bacevich; Sean Runnette; Macmillan Audio (Firm)
ISBN: 9781427209511 1427209510
OCLC Number: 496958214
Notes: Subtitle from container.
"A Macmillan audiobook from Metropolitan Books."
Compact discs.
Credits: Producer, Laura Wilson.
Performer(s): Read by Sean Runnette.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Andrew Bacevich.

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The author critically examines the Washington consensus on national security, which has remained unchanged for the last half century, and explains why challenging it is an urgent priority. He examines the preconceptions, biases, and habits underlying our pervasive faith in military might and challenges the usefulness of our militarism, which, he argues, has become increasingly unaffordable and dangerous.

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