Atomic diplomacy: Hiroshima and Potsdam : the use of the atomic bomb and the American confrontation with Soviet power

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Pluto Press, 1994 - Political Science - 402 pages

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Concentrating on Harry Truman and his immediate circle of cabinet-level advisors, Alperovitz stresses the discontinuity which the new Truman administration represented. From the very first week, the ... Read full review

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Gar Alperovitz uses Ellipsis as a crutch throughout the book. Constantly misappropriating quotes to changes the meanings.


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Gar Alperovitz is the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland. His previous books include "The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb" and "America Beyond Capitalism". He lives in Washington, D.C. Lew Daly is a senior fellow at Demos and the author of "God and the Welfare State". He lives in New York City.

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