Download e-book for iPad: America at War since 1945: Politics and Diplomacy in Korea, by Gary A. Donaldson

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.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our Arcade imprint, are proud to post a large diversity of books for readers attracted to history--books approximately international conflict II, the 3rd Reich, Hitler and his henchmen, the JFK assassination, conspiracies, the yankee Civil warfare, the yankee Revolution, gladiators, Vikings, historic Rome, medieval instances, the outdated West, and masses extra. whereas now not each identify we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're dedicated to books on topics which are occasionally ignored and to authors whose paintings will possibly not another way discover a home.

Show description

Read or Download America at War since 1945: Politics and Diplomacy in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan PDF

Similar political history & theory books

New PDF release: Cultural Theory as Political Science (Routledge/ECPR Studies

This is often the 1st significant ecu political technological know-how ebook to debate the becoming interdisciplinary box of 'cultural theory', presenting a coherent and achievable substitute to mainstream political technological know-how. The authors argue that 3 components - social family members, cultural bias and behavioural technique - remove darkness from political questions at a degree of study on any scale: from the family to the nation; the overseas regime to the political social gathering.

New PDF release: Presidents from Taylor through Grant, 1849-1877: Debating

The years 1849-1877 have been one of the such a lot pivotal within the nation's heritage. Over the process 3 a long time, the U.S. continued a catastrophic civil battle, abolished slavery, increased westward and extra 8 states to the Union, and witnessed the beginnings of industrialization. In politics, the period observed the death of 1 nationwide occasion, the delivery of one other, and the ancient management of Abraham Lincoln.

Download PDF by John Hiden,Vahur Made,David J. Smith: The Baltic Question during the Cold War (Cold War History)

This edited quantity offers a accomplished research of the ‘Baltic question’, which arose in the context of the chilly struggle, and which has formerly bought little recognition. This quantity brings jointly a bunch of overseas experts at the foreign background of northern Europe. It combines country-based chapters with extra thematic methods, highlighting peculiarly the political size of the Baltic query, finding it firmly within the context of overseas politics.

Download e-book for kindle: Vom fürsorgenden zum aktivierenden Wohlfahrtstaat. by Simon Radtke

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2015 im Fachbereich Politik - Methoden, Forschung, be aware: 2,3, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die industrielle Revolution und die damit einhergehende Massenverarmung breiter Bevölkerungsschichten im 19. Jahrhundert führten in den 1880 Jahren zu der Forderung nach einer Ordnungspolitik, die die wachsende Schicht derIndustriearbeiter von revolutionären Bestrebungen abhalten und damit den sozialen Frieden wahren sollte.

Extra info for America at War since 1945: Politics and Diplomacy in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan

Sample text

Download PDF sample

America at War since 1945: Politics and Diplomacy in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan by Gary A. Donaldson


by James
4.5

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 38 votes