House of War: Book summary and reviews of House of War by James Carroll

House of War

The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power

by James Carroll

House of War by James Carroll

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This landmark, myth-shattering work chronicles the most powerful institution in America, the people who created it, and the pathologies it has spawned.

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"Certain to be a widely read and discussed book, this is worthy of space on the shelves of all libraries." - Library Journal.
" Altogether excellent, and essential for understanding the birth of America's empire." - Kirkus.
"Carroll is the author of the 1996 National Book Award-winning memoir An American Requiem, and his latest impressive offering may garner similar tributes." - Booklist.

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