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The Age of Illusions

Michael Nevin

The Age of Illusions

The Political Economy of Britain, 1968-1982

by Michael Nevin

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 1964-1979,
  • 1979-1997,
  • Economic Policy,
  • Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10384299M
    ISBN 100312012357
    ISBN 109780312012359

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With books including The Limits of Power, America's War for the Greater Middle East, and Twilight of. “In The Age of Illusions, Andrew Bacevich offers a thoughtful, well-informed, and deeply humane critique of the self-absorbed grandiosity that dominates American foreign policy.

He is one of a handful of sane voices contributing to the national conversation, and this. A thought-provoking and penetrating account of the post-Cold war follies and delusions that culminated in the age of Donald Trump from the bestselling author of "The Limits of Power".

In The Age of Illusions, bestselling author Andrew Bacevich takes us from that moment of seemingly ultimate victory to the age of Trump, telling an epic tale of folly and delusion. Writing with his usual eloquence and vast knowledge, he explains how, within a quarter of a century, the United States ended up with gaping inequality, permanent war /5(5).