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The Resource Suicide pact : the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

Suicide pact : the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

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Suicide pact : the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty
Title
Suicide pact
Title remainder
the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty
Statement of responsibility
Judge Andrew P. Napolitano
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that America has been transformed into a surveillance state with an increasing loss of personal freedoms and traces this decline through history, beginning with colonial rule all the way to the current war on terrorism. --Publisher's description
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PNX
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Napolitano, Andrew P
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Executive power
  • Executive power
  • National security
  • Presidents
  • Executive power
  • Separation of powers
  • United States
Label
Suicide pact : the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-421) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I. 1770-1880 : the struggle for natural liberty. A philosophical primer ; A constitutional overview of the duty to defend and the power to wage successful war ; National security in the Revolutionary War era ; The Civil War and Reconstruction eras -- Part II. 1900-1946 : the noble liars. Turn-of-the-century America : the Wilson administration and World War I ; The World War II era : the freedom of speech and power over property ; The World War II era : Quirin and the Japanese cases -- Part III. 1947-present : the long wars. The Cold War : the Truman years, the Korean conflict, and the second Red Scare ; The Cold War : the civil war in Vietnam ; Before 9/11 : America and global terror from 1980-2001 ; The George W. Bush administration : the Global War on Terror and privacy in the post-9/11 world ; The George W. Bush administration : render and torture ; The George W. Bush administration : the right to trial ; The Obama administration : a midterm review of the Middle East, torture, and trials ; The Obama administration : a midterm review of exponentially expanded drone intervention and privacy attacks
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 444 pages
Isbn
9780718021931
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014950845
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)896185429
Label
Suicide pact : the radical expansion of presidential powers and the lethal threat to American liberty, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-421) 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
Part I. 1770-1880 : the struggle for natural liberty. A philosophical primer ; A constitutional overview of the duty to defend and the power to wage successful war ; National security in the Revolutionary War era ; The Civil War and Reconstruction eras -- Part II. 1900-1946 : the noble liars. Turn-of-the-century America : the Wilson administration and World War I ; The World War II era : the freedom of speech and power over property ; The World War II era : Quirin and the Japanese cases -- Part III. 1947-present : the long wars. The Cold War : the Truman years, the Korean conflict, and the second Red Scare ; The Cold War : the civil war in Vietnam ; Before 9/11 : America and global terror from 1980-2001 ; The George W. Bush administration : the Global War on Terror and privacy in the post-9/11 world ; The George W. Bush administration : render and torture ; The George W. Bush administration : the right to trial ; The Obama administration : a midterm review of the Middle East, torture, and trials ; The Obama administration : a midterm review of exponentially expanded drone intervention and privacy attacks
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 444 pages
Isbn
9780718021931
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014950845
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)896185429

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