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The Resource The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the people, Richard J. Barnet

The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the people, Richard J. Barnet

Label
The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the people
Title
The rockets' red glare
Title remainder
when America goes to war : the presidents and the people
Statement of responsibility
Richard J. Barnet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative history of the struggle between American presidents and the American people to control the most important foreign policy decision--the issue of war and peace
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barnet, Richard J
Dewey number
327.73
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.B37 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • USA
  • USA
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Public opinion
  • War
  • Opinion publique
  • Guerre
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • International relations
  • Military policy
  • Public opinion
  • War
  • United States
  • Oorlogen
  • Publieke opinie
  • Presidenten
  • Kriegseintritt
  • Öffentliche Meinung
  • Geschichte
  • Guerre - Opinion publique
  • Opinion publique - États-Unis
  • Geschichte
  • Kriegseintritt
  • Öffentliche Meinung
  • États-Unis - Histoire militaire
  • États-Unis - Politique militaire - Opinion publique
  • États-Unis - Relations extérieures - Opinion publique
Label
The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the people, Richard J. Barnet
Link
http://www.booknotes.org/Watch/11365-1/Richard+Barnet.aspx
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-442) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Passionate attachments -- Jefferson's coup and Madison's war -- Popular democracy and the enemy within -- The politics of expansion -- The politics of adventure -- The American people and the war to end war -- The fight for the league of nations -- "The Good War": getting in -- "The Good War": getting out -- Clearer than truth -- The Cold War consensus -- The consensus unravels: from Korea to Vietnam -- The politics of feelings -- Conclusion : battleground of democracy
Control code
ocm20628391
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
476 pages
Isbn
9780671633769
Lccn
89022044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
5431484410958
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20628391
  • (OCoLC)20628391
Label
The rockets' red glare : when America goes to war : the presidents and the people, Richard J. Barnet
Link
http://www.booknotes.org/Watch/11365-1/Richard+Barnet.aspx
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-442) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Passionate attachments -- Jefferson's coup and Madison's war -- Popular democracy and the enemy within -- The politics of expansion -- The politics of adventure -- The American people and the war to end war -- The fight for the league of nations -- "The Good War": getting in -- "The Good War": getting out -- Clearer than truth -- The Cold War consensus -- The consensus unravels: from Korea to Vietnam -- The politics of feelings -- Conclusion : battleground of democracy
Control code
ocm20628391
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
476 pages
Isbn
9780671633769
Lccn
89022044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
5431484410958
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20628391
  • (OCoLC)20628391

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