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Author Immerman, Richard H

Title Empire for liberty : a history of American imperialism from Benjamin Franklin to Paul Wolfowitz / Richard H. Immerman

Publ Info Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2010]
 Bryant Reserve  E183.7 .I46 2010    LOST AND PAID  Professor Lokken
 PC  E183.7 .I46 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E183.7 .I46 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  E183.7 I46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 271 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : contending with the American empire -- Benjamin Franklin and America's imperial vision -- John Quincy Adams and America's tortured empire -- Wlliam Henry Seward reimagines the American empire -- Henry Cabot Lodge and the new American empire -- John Foster Dulles and the conflicted empire -- Paul Wolfowitz and the lonely empire -- Postscript : the dark side
LC subject United States -- Foreign relations
United States -- Territorial expansion -- History
Imperialism -- History
Liberty -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
ISBN 9780691127620 (hardcover : acid-free paper)