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The violent American century : war and terror since World War II / John W. Dower.

Dower, John W., (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781608467235
  • ISBN: 1608467236
  • Physical Description: xiv, 167 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-158) and index.
Contents: Measuring violence -- Legacies of World War II -- Cold War nuclear terror -- Cold War wars -- Proxy war and surrogate terror -- New and old world orders: the 1990s -- September 11 and "a new kind of war" -- Arcs of instability -- The American century at seventy-five.
Subject: Violence > United States > History.
Military art and science > United States > History.
Terrorism > United States > History.

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