A Republic, Not an Empire : Reclaiming America's Destiny (Updated)

A Republic, Not an Empire : Reclaiming America's Destiny (Updated)

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  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版/ページ数 437 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9780895261595
  • DDC分類 327.73009

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Now available in paperback. All but predicting the September 11 attack on the World Trade Center, Buchanan examines and critiques America's recent foreign policy and argues for new policies that consider America's interests first.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Paperback Edition: To Hell     ix
with Empire
Preface xxiii
Part One America Reaches for Global Hegemony
How Empires Perish 3 (4)
Courting Conflict with Russia 7 (20)
America's Future Wars 27 (20)
The Myth of American Isolationism 47 (12)
Part Two 1789-1823: Independence and Expansion
Birth of an American Foreign Policy 59 (10)
``Mr. Madison's War'' 69 (22)
How We Took Florida 91 (14)
Part Three 1845-1869: Manifest Destiny
``Jimmy Polk's War'' 105 (22)
``One War at a Time'' 127 (18)
Part Four 1998-1919: The Turning Point
``Splendid Little War'' 145 (26)
The New Imperialists 171 (10)
``He Kept Us Out of War'' 181 (12)
``Wilson's War'' 193 (38)
Part Five 1921-1941: Triumph of the
Interventionists
Disarmament Decade 231 (18)
The Zeal of the Convert 249 (34)
Back Door to War 283 (18)
Part Six 1945-1989: Twilight Struggle
America's Longest War 301 (30)
Part Seven A Foreign Policy for America
``Passionate Attachments'' and Press Power 331 (24)
Claimants to Kennan's Legacy 355 (12)
A Republic, Not an Empire 367 (24)
Notes 391 (30)
Acknowledgments 421 (2)
Index 423