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Superpower illusions

Jack F. Matlock

Superpower illusions

how myths and false ideologies led America astray-- and how to return to reality

by Jack F. Matlock

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJack F. Matlock, Jr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE895 .M38 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 344 p. ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24407902M
ISBN 100300137613
ISBN 109780300137613
LC Control Number2009027152
OCLC/WorldCa317471730

“In The Age of Illusions, Andrew Bacevich offers a thoughtful, well-informed, and deeply humane critique of the self-absorbed grandiosity that dominates American foreign policy. He is one of a handful of sane voices contributing to the national conversation, and this is an indispensable book for our troubled times.”— Jackson Lears, author.   “In The Age of Illusions, Andrew Bacevich offers a thoughtful, well-informed, and deeply humane critique of the self-absorbed grandiosity that dominates American foreign policy. He is one of a handful of sane voices contributing to the national conversation, and this is an indispensable book for our troubled times.”—Brand: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

Jack Foust Matlock Jr. (born October 1, ) is a former American ambassador, career Foreign Service Officer, a teacher, a historian, and a was a specialist in Soviet affairs during some of the most tumultuous years of the Cold War, and served as the U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union from to Matlock became interested in Russia as a Duke University undergraduate, and Born: Jack Foust Matlock Jr., October 1, (age . Compra Superpower Illusions: How Myths and False Ideologies Led America Astray - And How to Return to Reality. SPEDIZIONE GRATUITA su ordini idonei. Passa al contenuto principale. Iscriviti a Prime Ciao, Accedi Account e liste Accedi Account e liste Resi e ordini Iscriviti a Prime Carrello. Tutte le 5/5(11).

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