Imperial America: Reflections on the United States of Amnesia
Clairview, 2004 - 181 síğur
In the long-awaited conclusion to his bestselling trilogy, Vidal has written his most devastating exploration of Imperial America to date. Not since the 1846 attack on Mexico in order to seize California, he writes, has an American government been so nakedly predatory.
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Re-reading this collection by Gore Vidal. Reading Vidal makes me think of the voice of Claudius in "Claudius the God" describing the transition from Republic to Empire. Read full review
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Every presidency is a boon to a few of its critics. To Vidal, who has long seen the United States as an imperial power obsessed with security, the administration of George W. Bush has been a gift ... Read full review