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The War Lover

Leon Harold Craig

The War Lover

A Study of Plato"s Republic

by Leon Harold Craig

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Western philosophy to c 500,
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Plato.,
  • Plato,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Republic,
  • History: World,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Ancient - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7872558M
    ISBN 100802005861
    ISBN 109780802005861

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      In The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, , Evan Thomas, an editor at Newsweek and the author of several works of history, tells the story of this feverish era. The War Lovers. by Evan Thomas (Little, Brown; $) that spirit—manliness so loudly asserted that it’s childish—sums up the logic behind the Spanish-American War. As a “war of.

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