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In Defense of Empires
Language: en
Pages: 45
Authors: Deepak Lal
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: American Enterprise Institute

Empires have unfairly gotten a bad name, not least in U.S. domestic politics. This is particularly unfortunate, as the world needs an American pax to provide both global peace and prosperity. The most urgent task in the new imperium is to bring the world of Islam into the modern world,
In Defense of the Empire
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Robert C. Finley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-08 - Publisher: Author House

In Defense of the Empire / ****'s (Star's) ADVENTURE - Book 3 is the third book in the series for readers age 9 to 14 and older. It continues the saga of the hero THAT YOU, THE READER, MUST NAME. For this adventure our young hero will have to travel
Pliny’s Defense of Empire
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Thomas R. Laehn
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Despite perennial interest in Pliny the Elder’s Natural History, the world’s first encyclopedia, as a record of the prodigious, the quotidian, and the useful in Rome in the first century AD, for centuries Pliny has been derided as little more than an inept compiler of facts and marvels intellectually incapable
Afghanistan and the Defence of Empire
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Christopher M. Wyatt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

At the height of the 'Great Game' in Central Asia, in the run up to World War I and the aftermath of the second Afghan War, the region of Afghanistan became particularly significant for both Great Britain and Russia. Afghanistan and the Defence of Empire explores the relationship between British
Empire of Defense
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Joseph Darda
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-23 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Empire of Defense is an extensive and multilayered critique of the past seventy years of American military engagement. Joseph Darda exposes how the post–World War II formation of the Department of Defense and the subsequent Korean War set a course for decades of permanent conflict. Conflict, which the United States,