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Bomb Power: The Modern Presidency and the National Security State

Autor: Wills, Garry

Editorial: Penguin Books

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
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Bomb Power: The Modern Presidency and the National Security State : A groundbreaking examination of how the atomic bomb profoundly altered the nature of American democracy. In Bomb Power, bestselling author Garry Wills presents a blistering critique of excessive executive power and official secrecy, drawing a direct line from the Manhattan Project to the usurpations of George W. Bush. He reveals how the atomic bomb transformed our nation down to its deepest constitutional roots - by dramatically increasing the power of the modern presidency and redefining the government as a national security state - leaving us in a state of continuous war alert for nearly seven decades. Bold and incisive, Bomb Power casts the history of the postwar period in a new light and sounds an alarm about the continued threat to our Constitution.


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ISBN 13:9780143118688
ISBN 10:0143118684
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:278
Tamaño:7.75" l x 5.09" w x 0.55" h
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