By Philip D. Beidler
Beidler has skilled sufficient of historical past to query “the different types of peace that one empire after one other has attempted to impose at the international at no matter what titanic costs.” As he displays on terrorism, patriotism, geopolitics, sacrifice, propaganda, and extra, Beidler revisits his generation’s “inherited imaginative and prescient of nationwide purpose”--and he asks what occurred. those essays are a sobering warning sign for even the main trained and conscientious citizen.
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