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Author O'Rourke, P. J.

Title Peace kills : America's fun new imperialism / P. J. O'Rourke
Published Sydney : Pan Macmillan, 2004

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 MELB  973.931 Oro/Pka  AVAILABLE
Description 197 pages ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Why Americans hate foreign policy -- 2. Kosovo, November 1999 -- 3. Israel, April 2001 -- 4. 9/11 Diary -- 5. Egypt, December 2001 -- 6. Nobel sentiments -- 7. Washington, D.C., demonstrations, April, 2002 -- 8. Thoughts on the eve of war -- 9. Kuwait and Iraq, March and April 2003 -- 10. Postscript: Iwo Jima and the end of modern warfare
Summary In 1988, P.J. O'Rourke moved to Washington to examine the US government and to look at what politicians do and why it costs so much. In this book he examines and explains many of the aspects of the American government. From the author of "Holidays in Hell."
Notes Previously published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2004
Subject O'Rourke, P. J. Kosovo (Serbia) -- Travel -- Serbia and Montenegro
O'Rourke, P. J. -- Travel -- Serbia and Montenegro.
O'Rourke, P. J. -- Travel -- Middle East.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 -- Social aspects -- United States.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
United States -- Foreign realtions -- 2001-
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-2009.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1993-2001.
ISBN 0330421255 :
Other Titles America's fun new imperialism