Pacific Destiny: An Informal History of the U.S. in the Far East, 1776-1968

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Little, Brown, 1969 - United States - 505 pages
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Surveys American involvement in Asia over the past two hundred years, through the stories of those who participated in these empire activities.

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An extremely astute analysis for its time, this book not only contextualizes the historical events, it makes some startlingly accurate predictions that have been borne out since it was written.

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Americas Marco Polo
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Opium for the Pipes of China 22
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The Curse of a People Calling Themselves Christians
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