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The Resource Exceptional : why the world needs a powerful America, Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney

Exceptional : why the world needs a powerful America, Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney

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Exceptional : why the world needs a powerful America
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Exceptional
Title remainder
why the world needs a powerful America
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Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney
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eng
Summary
Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz Cheney, former deputy assistant secretary of state, explain the unique and indispensable nature of American power, reveal the damage done by President Obama's abandonment of this principle, and show how America can and must lead again. Since World War II, American power and leadership have been an unmatched force for the defense of freedom around the globe. For 70 years, presidents both Republican and Democratic have shared a dedication to maintaining American power and leadership. President Obama has abandoned this bipartisan tradition, choosing instead to "lead from behind" as he abandons America's allies, appeases our enemies, and apologizes for this great nation. The Cheneys team up to explain how President Obama has drastically broken with the bipartisan foreign policy consensus that enabled America to prevail in World War II, to win the Cold War, and to triumph in the first decade of the War on Terror. They reveal the damage done by President Obama's policies and demonstrate how his unwillingness to defend and protect American power has weakened the nation and diminished the ability of future presidents to defend us. Finally, they chart a path forward to restoring American power and strength, explaining what must be done to reverse course, to fight and win the war on terror, to rebuild our military and reassure our allies that they can once again rely on American leadership
Summary
"Former vice president Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz Cheney explain the unique and indispensable nature of American power, reveal the damage done by President Obama's abandonment of this principle, and show how America can and must lead again"--
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10443346
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DLC
Dewey number
327.73009/05
Index
index present
LC call number
E907
LC item number
.C456 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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adult
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why the world needs a powerful America
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Exceptional : why the world needs a powerful America, Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Yes, we are exceptional -- The American century. For the good of all mankind ; Freedom victorious ; Dawn of the Age of Terror -- The era of Obama. The Apology tour ; Ending wars ; Appeasing adversaries ; Disarming America -- What must be done. Restoring American power -- The last, best hope of Earth
Control code
20418986
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781501115431
Lccn
2015029998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn915741233
  • (OCoLC)915741233
Label
Exceptional : why the world needs a powerful America, Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Yes, we are exceptional -- The American century. For the good of all mankind ; Freedom victorious ; Dawn of the Age of Terror -- The era of Obama. The Apology tour ; Ending wars ; Appeasing adversaries ; Disarming America -- What must be done. Restoring American power -- The last, best hope of Earth
Control code
20418986
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781501115431
Lccn
2015029998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn915741233
  • (OCoLC)915741233

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