Keywords: intervention

Dusk at Dawn

Dusk at Dawn


David J Oldman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

David J Oldman DUSK AT DAWN For Gill with whom I covered some of these miles, years after the events portrayed. Cast of Characters Paul Ross An army officer Mansfield Cumming Head of SIS Valentine A friend of Paul Ross Colonel Browning SIS officer, assistant to Mansfield Cumming Pinker A salesman. Passenger aboard the steamship Hesperus Turner A steward aboard the Hesperus Reverend Pater A Passenger aboard the Hesperus Mrs Hogarth A Passenger aboard the Hesperus Miss Andresen A Passenger aboard ...

Keywords: Bolsheviks civil war Czechoslovak Legion intervention Kolchak revolution Russia
The Polar Bear Expedition

The Polar Bear Expedition


James Carl Nelson

ISBN: 9780062852779
Year of publication: 2018

James Carl Nelson THE POLAR BEAR EXPEDITION THE HEROES OF AMERICAS FORGOTTEN INVASION OF RUSSIA Map Prologue Nijni Gora, Russia January 19, 1919 Theyve been expecting it for weekshell, months. And so the men of Company A of the 339th Infantry Regimentthe Polar Bears, they would come to call themselveshave stood night and day in forty-below-zero temperatures. They stamp their feet and try not to touch bare skin on the frozen barrels of their weapons lest their flesh be ripped off they peer ...

Keywords: allied intervention Soviet Union
The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic

The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic


Chalmers Johnson

ISBN: 9780805077971
Year of publication: 2003

Praise for THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE Chalmers Johnson is a legendary scholar....In this cri de coeur, he asks us to grasp, before it is too late, that Americas modern militarist empire threatens to destroy the democratic republic. His analysis is powerful and dreadfully persuasive. William Greider, author ofThe Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy When a nation falls into sinful ways, angry words and dire prognostications may be necessary to reawaken people to the truth. In Chalmers ...

Keywords: 21st Century Civil-Military Relations Civil-Military Relations - United States General History Imperialism International Intervention (International Law) Law Militarism Militarism - United States Military Military-Industrial Complex Military-Industrial Complex - United States Official Secrets Official Secrets - United States United States United States - Foreign Relations - 2001 United States - Military Policy United States - Politics and Government - 2001