About the Author
Andrew J. Bacevich, professor of international relations and history at Boston University, is the author of The Long War.
An incredib;e insight into the AMERICAN Illusion of WORLD Supremacy.
Necessary reading for all American, especially politicians and decision
Machers in Washington DC.
Reinhold Niebuhr had initially titled this book, published in 1952, "This Nation Under God". Read morePublished 3 months ago by Robin Friedman
I'm not a scholar so I must confess that I read this book with a dictionary close at hand and in some instances read paragraphs several times to understand what the author is... Read morePublished 6 months ago by thepoetnmotion
Great book. Very insightful. What was true in 1952 is true today. Every President and each member of Congress should be forced to read this.Published 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Niebuhr's assessment of American and Soviet self-perceptions and ideologies during the Cold War are not only profound in their own day, but remarkably descriptive of our current... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Seth Turner
Absolutely brilliant, and profoundly thought-provoking. Niebuhr's analysis is amazingly prescient, and reveals much of the national psychology that has underlain American action... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Timothy John Hobbs
Although written more than half a century ago, this book remains one of the most insightful guides into the nature of American culture and the roots of its politics. ManyPublished 17 months ago by David G. Pierce