The bubble of American supremacy : correcting the misuse of American power

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Extensive notes on front papers and half-title page, concerning the author's views on the September 11th attacks and their political and military aftermath, foreign policy in the George W. Bush administration, and the war in Iraq. As well as notes on what the author's various foundations and organizations have done to promote democracy and provide outside assistance internationally. Examples: “You've been called a 'stateless statesman,'” “Since Sept. 11 - more victims in Afghanistan and Iraq then at WTC,” “pressure to withdraw will likely happen like it did in Vietnam,” “first national foundation in Hungary 1984,” and “Epilogue - Bush will sink in popularity will be defeated.” Annotations by Brian Lamb in the margins and underlining of pertinent phrases throughout the book. Examples: “George Orwell,” “power not law,” “Bush - increased terrorist threat,” and “Islam not afraid of death.”

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Soros, George, “The bubble of American supremacy : correcting the misuse of American power,” One Book. One Author. One Hour., accessed October 23, 2018, http://booknotes.gmu.edu/items/show/644.

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Title

The bubble of American supremacy : correcting the misuse of American power

Creator

Soros, George

Date

2004
Program air date: February 29, 2004

Description

Presents an analysis of the Bush Administration's policy in Iraq, arguing that the Iraqi invasion has eroded the basic values of America at home and hurt its standing in the world.

Subject

"Balance of power."
"Preemptive attack (Military science)"

Source

Brian Lamb Booknotes Collection
Gift of Brian Lamb, 2011.

Publisher

Public Affairs
George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives

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