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By Gary A. Donaldson

ISBN-10: 1631440640

ISBN-13: 9781631440649

Focusing totally on politics and overseas coverage, America at warfare considering 1945 analyzes America's involvement in its a number of wars because the finish of worldwide conflict II. the most questions requested are: How did the U.S. get entangled in those wars? How have been the wars carried out? and the way did the U.S. get out of those wars?

In Korea and Vietnam, the U.S. fought to teach the area that it's going to face up to the evils of communism—that it may be counted on (with funds, advisors, or perhaps a significant army attempt if worthy) to halt the improvement of communism. yet in either wars, the USA confirmed itself to be militarily weak. In its wars opposed to radical Islam when you consider that 9-11, the us has made use of its army to guard its pursuits within the heart East, rather its oil pursuits, whereas attempting to unfold its rules of democracy, constitutionalism, and the guideline of legislations. the teachings are transparent: America's values usually don't translate into the less-developed world.

In 2016, because the debate over ISIS intensifies, America at warfare seeing that 1945 reminds us that the historical past people postwar army clash has seldom been marked via basically outlined targets and results.

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