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The Problems of Lasting Peace

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Hardcover, 295 pages
Published 1942 by Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.

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Glenn Robinson
Apr 03, 2016 Glenn Robinson rated it really liked it
What is remarkable about this book, published in 1942, is the lack of political mudslinging that exists in the current books. Whereas soon after 9/11, the anti-Bush crowd were complaining that the president was in a Florida classroom reading to school children, this book and the author, President Herbert Hoover, was all about creating solutions for a post war peace.

We have not had such a study for a post Islamic Terrorist period of world peace.

Deep book with many thoughtful ideas for post war p
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Herbert Clark Hoover, the 31st President of the United States (1929–1933), was a mining engineer and author. As the United States Secretary of Commerce in the 1920s under Presidents Warren Harding and Calvin Coolidge, he promoted government intervention under the rubric "economic modernization". In the presidential election of 1928 Hoover easily won the Republican nomination. The nation was ...more
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