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Lessons of Empire: Imperial Histories And American Power

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In the shadow of America’s recent military involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, distinguished historians of empires and noted international relations specialists consider the dirty word “empire” in the face of contemporary political reality. Is “empire” a useful way to talk about America’s economic, cultural, political, and military power?

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Paperback, 342 pages
Published April 17th 2006 by New Press, The (first published 2006)
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